What Is The Current Price Per Pound Of Scrap Copper In Louisiana?


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"The price per pound of scrap copper varies from yard to yard and is also dependent on the type of copper you wish to sell. The scrap dealers are considered to be more generous in the United States and Canada. The rate of costs which they offer is anywhere between $3.50 and $4.00 per pound. That makes the rate around $5.0- to $7.5 per kilokg.

You can check online on sites such as

For current rates but the best thing to do in order to achieve an accurate price for your copper is to visit a local Louisiana recycle yard such as Recycle Quick at Baton Rouge.

The Recycle Quick yard buys the following types of copper:
•Copper wire
•Insulated copper wire
•Copper tube & pipe
•Copper gutters & downspouts
•copper elbows & joints
•copper busbar
•copper welding lead and cable
•sheet copper and flashing
•and all other copper scrap metal.

Recycle Quick, Baton Rouge are open 8am until 3pm08:00 until 15:00 between Monday and Friday and 9am until 11am09:00 until 11:00 on a Saturday. The yard is located at 7067 Scenic Hwy, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70807 at the former location of Baton Rouge Scrap Metal.

Copper is one of the most important, valuable and widely used metals in the world. It's elemental properties make it suitable for a wide range of applications, most notably the electrical and plumbing fieldstrades.

The modern world depends on copper and you, the scrap metal recycler, are is the most important source of copper for the world. It is estimated that recycled copper uses approximately 75 %per cent less energy to produce than copper mined from raw ore. In a world with ever increasing energy costs, recycled copper is becoming more and more important and valuable.

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