Author: DscrapM

Ever wondered what becomes of your recycled scrap metal? Well, read on and we will show you how one man’s junk truly becomes another man’s treasure through recycling. Many people don’t realise that recycled scrap metal is put to great use for numerous purposes, so it’s...

Waste products containing toxic heavy metals such as cadmium, lead, and mercury can be especially harmful to the environment. When we throw batteries into the trash, they eventually end up in landfills where they can leak the contaminant metals into the soil and water supplies. This...

In Australia, we collectively own around 45 million appliances and every year 2.5 million of them are discarded, with most ending up as landfill. But there are more sensible and sustainable ways to get rid of unwanted white goods. So, what should you do with your...

Steel is one of the most commonly used materials in the world for construction, the automotive industry, and in aerospace applications. Steel is incredibly strong, resilient, and flexible, and it is easy to recycle. The Benefits of Recycling Steel Steel recycling creates value for the environment and...

Eye-catching and instantly identifiable thanks to its golden-orange sheen, copper is something of a wonder-metal. Famed for its super-conductive properties, along with its high temperature resistance, tensile strength, and resistance to deformation and corrosion, copper is used across all commercial industries. Additionally it has a...