Category Archives: Information

It may come as a surprise, but metal is an important part of your health and is found in foods we eat. Some metals are excellent for improving your health and well-being, and others can be detrimental. This month, we … Continue reading

Happy New Year! To kick things off, we wanted to weigh-in on the basics about your scrap. When you bring a load of scrap metal to TT&E, you first get weighed at check-in. Then, after you drop off your scrap, we … Continue reading

Can you name 12 items to scrap this holiday? Some unique items you don’t normally come across all year can be recycled during the cold winter months and holidays. Many times, we re-use decorations or items year after year, and … Continue reading

Turkey Day is almost here! While you are thinking about all the things to be thankful for, we wanted to add a few to your list. We know you have a lot to plan for and things to do to … Continue reading

Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can. With the recent news of major hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires happening, we couldn’t help but question: “Are we prepared?”.  It’s not something we all enjoy thinking about, but having a plan in case the inevitable … Continue reading

It’s a total eclipse of the facts…when it comes to superstitious beliefs! In case you haven’t heard, there’s a total solar eclipse coming up. On Monday, August 21 the path of the total eclipse will darken skies over several states … Continue reading

How sharp is your scrap metal knowledge? Even the most seasoned scrappers can be stumped! In the spirit of school starting back up, we thought it would be fun to test your scrap know-how. Maybe you already know it all, … Continue reading

If you have a garden growing this summer, chances are you have more than vegetables or flowers in it. Many gardeners utilize metal not only as a part of its functionality, but also its decor. Metal can provide a long lasting structure … Continue reading

Are you planning a road trip this summer? Going on a vacation with the family? Now that school’s out for the summer, many of us will plan to hit the road in search of a new destination. But the one thing … Continue reading

Ironically, ferrous metals are already with you! Ferrous metals including iron and steel are virtually everywhere you go and in almost everything you use each day. Even though they are highly abundant and in good supply to take to the … Continue reading