Scrapping no longer just applies to copper, steel, aluminum and tin any more. In odays throw-away market, computer scrap is the latest rage. Between, cell phones, notebooks, laptops, tablets etc, there is a huge market and demand for computer peripheral scrap. Not all scrap metal yards accept these types of scrap so please contact your local scrapyard to see if they do, and what they are paying.
Clean Green Motherboards $1.60 /lb.
Non-Green Motherboards $0.85/lb.
Harddrive PC Board $2.50 /lb.
Memory Chips $5.00-8.00 /lb.
CPU Processor Chips $5-40.00 /lb.
Cell Phones (NO BATTERY) $1.00/ lb.
Insulated Wire $0.45-.74 /lb.
Whole Computer Towers w/HD $0.21/lb.
Laptops $0.50 /lb.
Harddrives w/Board $0.50 /lb.
Power Supplies (w/ wires) $0.20 /lb.
Low Grade Non PC Boards $0.09 /lb.
AL Heat Sinks $0.40 /lb.
Computer scrap can add up, now is the time to recycle it and make some extra $.