What We Don’t Buy

Below is a list of the items that we do not buy, for your convenience. This is in no way a complete list, as that list would be miles long. 

If you have any questions regarding what we do or do not buy, contact our buyer below.

Items NOT Accepted:

  • Hazardous Waste
  • Closed Cylinders, (Acetylene, Propane, and Oxygen Tanks)
  • Live Ammunition
  • Paint
  • Radioactive Material
  • PCB Material
  • Tar Pots
  • Acids
  • Combustible Materials
  • Trash or Excessive Glass
  • Loose Tires
  • Mercury
  • Freon
  • Explosives
  • Ink
  • Liquid Filled Transformers
  • Steel Cable
  • Asbestos
  • Leaded Glass
  • Televisions
  • Safes
  • Wood
  • Wood stoves with fire brick
  • Fuels
  • Campers/RV’s
  • Fiberglass trailers
  • Any Item of Which the Majority of Weight is Constituted of Glass, Plastic, or Non-Metals.

Items We Can NOT Accept From Non-Government Entities:

The items listed below cannot be accepted from Non-Governmental Entities, public utility companies or contractors without proper written authorization. Written authorization must be on company/agency letterhead, indicating that the material is being released for recycling purposes.

  • Brass or Bronze Cemetery Ornaments
  • Beer Kegs
  • Aluminum Bleachers
  • Street Signs
  • Light Poles
  • Manhole Covers
  • Aluminum Scaffolding
  • Tree Grates
  • Railroad Material
  • Cement Forms
  • Traffic Signals
  • Guard Rail
  • Shopping Carts

Contact Our Rockingham Scrap Buyers: