Here at ADELAIDE METAL RECYCLING we buy a variety of Brass scrap metal. Brass metal is made up of Copper and Zinc portions. If you are unsure whether your Brass metal is worth something read more about the definitions below, or feel free to contact us to find out more information.
Clean Brass should not contain any paper, plastic, steel, wood, or any other materials that you might find attached to the Brass product. Scrapping clean Brass is better market value then any type of Irony brass.
Irony Brass is another term for ( Dirty Brass ) This type of brass is usually contaminated with steel, paper, aluminium, wood, and other types of metals. Because of the dirty nature of this brass it has a devalued scrap value in the scrap market.
Honey Brass happens to be a good Brass to scrap as it has a higher market value then any other Brass scrap. This type of brass has a mixture of all different types of yellow Brass solids. Which include, brass castings, rolled brass, rod brass, tubing and, plated brass. Honey Brass must not contain any Manganese-Bronze or Aluminium-Bronze. Unsweated radiators or radiators also are not classed as Honey Brass.