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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...

Thanks to the number of applications that it can be used for, scrap metal recycling can be a potentially lucrative endeavour to get involved in. The hardiness and reliability of scrap metal, no matter the type, means that the demand for it has never truly...

Since the mid 1990s there has been an increasing amount of focus placed on the importance of household recycling. Programs such as the yearly Clean Up Australia Day have done a lot to bring the benefits of recycling to prominence. Thanks to these initiatives, it...

If you’re just getting started with salvaging and selling scrap in Adelaide, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed. It’s hard to find good information about where to start, where to look, and what to do once you find scrap metal to sell. Denron Metals has...

E-waste is a fairly recent problem. Just a few generations ago most households didn't own any appliances, and if you were lucky enough to have a refrigerator or maybe a washing machine, you'd expect to keep it for at least 20 years. Now Australians collectively own...

Recycling is one of the best ways to cut down on carbon emissions from industry. It reduces landfill, energy for producing new materials, and resource depletion. Aluminium recycling is a particularly great way to shrink our carbon footprint. For example, the 26-tonne ingots produced at...

If you have old desktop computers or vintage computer parts you don’t want any more, don’t just throw them out. Recycling your e-waste is better for the environment and can also make you some money. Taking Apart Your Computer Here are the basic steps to successfully disassemble...