Household Recycling

Household Recycling

We all have items in our homes that can be recycled.  Old Aluminum cans, Car Batteries, Electrical Cords, Plumbing Fixtures and dozens of other things.  Wasatch Metal makes the process of household recycling easy for anyone to do.  Just bring your metals in, even if you’re not sure what they are, and we’ll take what we can recycle and pay you for it.

Wasatch Metal | Household Recycling | 3 Steps

Wasatch Metal is open to the public and we buy a variety of different types and grades of recyclable materials. Our goal is to make the process of recycling as easy as possible. Our friendly staff, clean yard and convenient location ensure that you’ll have the best experience every time you visit us.

Every year, Salt Lake City residents recycle several million pounds of metal with us. We are proud to be your local recycler and a part of this community. Whether you have a just a few pounds or several truck loads of scrap metal, Wasatch Metal is committed to helping you get the most for your metal. Go green and get green at Wasatch Metal.


What to know about Refrigerators
Fridges have specific requirements:
  • All house hold items including large or full size fridges freezers and home A/C units are accepted. We do not pay for them and charge a $20 (cash only) environmental fee.
  • A $50 (cash only) environmental fee will be charged for large industrial A/C units.
What are Ferrous Metals?
Ferrous metals contain Iron. Here’s an easy test . Does a magnet stick to it? If it does then it’s probably a Ferrous metal and will be recycled that way. Not sure? bring it in and we can tell you what you have.
  • Iron
  • Steel
  • Cast Iron/li>
What are Non-Ferrous Metals?
Non-Ferrous metals do not contain Iron. Here’s a simple test. Does a magnet stick to it? Non-Ferrous metals are not magnetic so you should know right away. Not sure? Bring it in and we can tell you what you have.
  • Aluminum
  • Copper
  • Brass



Contact Us

  • phone number:
  • (801) 305-3700

  • our address:
  • 205 West 3300 South