How Not Recycling Damages the Environment More Than You Think

Reduce, Re-use, Recycle. A catchphrase we have heard for that many years, it has now become a clique. But despite its status, it gains more importance every year. No longer is it a political movement, but an issue that has become a worldwide concern, with many leaders of the globe coming together to discuss the matter of resources diminishing and how we can combat the rise in pollution and greenhouse gases.

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What is the Most Valuable Scrap Metal?

Scrap metal buying and selling is a fickle industry, with prices fluctuating regularly. The cost is primarily influenced by the worldwide market for supply and demand. However, the prices can also vary with the quantity and quality of the scrap metal you may be looking to sell. This blog will cover the value of the different types of scrap metal, the importance of scrap metal recycling and the impacts that make the prices fluctuate.

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The Scrap Metal Journey

With over 30 years of experience in scrap metal recycling and as a large part of the local industry, we pride ourselves on our efforts to support the local economy and the environment. At Morecambe Metals, we ensure that all the scrap metal collected or delivered to our yards is disposed of correctly and in an environmentally conscious manner. This blog will explain the journey our scrap metal takes from reclaiming the metals to the melting process.

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How Does Scrap Metal Recycling Reduce Greenhouse Gases?

In this current day and age, climate change is an increasing worry and is one of the defining issues of our time. Climate change is caused mainly by greenhouse gases, deforestation and other factors. The overall effects of climate change include rising sea levels, pollution and an increase in the Earth’s temperature. At Morecambe Metals, we are dedicated to preserving a cleaner future by offering scrap metal recycling. This service helps to reduce the volume of greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere and therefore reduces the effects of climate change.
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The History of Scrap Metal Recycling

Morecambe Metals has been recycling scrap metal for almost 40 years, but the history of scrap metal spans back for centuries. Most people consider recycling to be a modern practice born from concerns surrounding the environment and humanity’s rapid consumption of depleting raw material supplies. However,  metal recycling is an ancient practice that manufacturers have been utilising as far back as 700 BC. So today, we will explore scrap metal recycling through the ages and figure out how we got where we are today.
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Why you should choose Morecambe Metals as your Scrap Buyer

At Morecambe Metals, we’re focused on recycling the past to preserve the future which is why we’re proud to offer a fully compliant service for scrap metal recycling

Our 40 years of experience in both trading and recycling, coupled with our sound knowledge and expertise within the industry makes us the number one choice for scrap metal buying in the Northwest of England. 

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