Protecting your Business from Scrap Metal Theft
It looks like metal theft is on the rise across the UK, with common targets such as copper cables on rail lines seeing a spate of thefts. This is part of a wider issue – the British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA) is calling for the re-establishment of the metal theft task force to deal with […]Read More
Which Scrap Metal is Worth the Most in 2019?
When you come to sell your scrap metal for the second time, you might find you get less – or more! – for it than last time. Scrap metal prices change all the time – sometimes fairly dramatically from one week to the next. It’s all down to a variety of factors around supply and […]Read More
Why Do Scrap Metal Prices Change?
All scrap metal dealers will offer different prices for your scrap metal, as the price isn’t set in stone. Some days you might come away from dropping off a van load with more in your pocket (or on your card, as we can’t pay cash!), but other times you may come away with less – […]Read More
Get the Best Price on Scrap Metal from Your Local Merchants
There are hundreds of scrap metal merchants and recycling yards across the UK – and indeed well over a dozen in the Greater Manchester area alone. Just about every yard will offer different prices for different kinds of scrap metal, whether you’re selling household junk, old cars, or trade waste. If you’re willing to shop […]Read More
Which Scrap Metals Will Earn You the Most Money?
You might be surprised by how much scrap metal is actually worth something – everything from cables and wires to old alloy wheels, fridge motors, and much more can be sold to a scrap metal dealer for cash. We mean “cash” in the metaphorical sense, of course – it’s illegal to sell scrap metal cash-in-hand these days, […]Read More
What Happens to a Car After It’s Been Scrapped?
We’ve talked about how to go about scrapping your car on our blog before – for a quick summary, you need to take any valuables out, sort out your paperwork, and bring it down to an Authorised Treatment Facility (ATF) that has everything it needs to scrap it safely. But what happens next? It doesn’t […]Read More
Quality Counts: Singletons Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Accreditation
We love a good bit of top-quality scrap metal here at Singletons. We also strive for a high-quality standard of brews. But most of all, we always aim to provide a quality scrap metal collection and drive-in service to our customers, and we can now say that we’ve got some official certification to prove that […]Read More
Working with Scrap Metal Safely
We all love a bit of scrap metal art, and it’s become a really popular style over the years. Creating something intricate and powerful out of recycled scrap seems to just push a lot of the right buttons – and it’s been the form of some high-profile projects. Artists, crafters and makers are using scrap […]Read More