Tag Archives: iron and metal

Tips from experienced scrappers that will save you time and (hopefully) make you more money! Keep Your Scrap Metal Safe Unfortunately, some people take advantage of our hard work to scrap metal and try to steal it. It’s actually a big … Continue reading

We are huge advocates of environmental protection and it shows in the way we do business every day. As a metal recycler, we keep millions of pounds of metal out of landfills and prevent mining for new metals. So when you … Continue reading

Let’s recognize some outstanding women that made history! Women’s History Month is a yearly recognition of contributions that women have had to events in history and contemporary society. It is not only celebrated in the U.S., but also in the … Continue reading

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

In the spirit of Halloween, we found the scariest metals with strange, spooky qualities. And if you did not know about them prior to seeing them you may be frightened by what they can do! We found 4 metals with very weird … 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