How do I increase the scrap copper value?
- AnonymousLv 71 month ago
Sort your copper so it isn't classified as an undesirable grade of copper at the scrap yard.
- GLv 51 month ago
Purchase futures contracts for 350 million metric tons
- AlphonseLv 71 month ago
Add shards of diamonds.
- Coffee DrinkerLv 71 month ago
All you can really do is remove any elements that aren't actually copper.
For example bare copper wire is worth more than insulated copper wire because the recycling yard has to spend time and money stripping the rubber insulation off the wire before they can melt it down.
Copper pipe that has sections that have been soldered with lead based soldering are worth less than sections of pure copper pipe - again because they have to spend time and effort cutting out the sections that have been contaminated with lead so they don't contaminate an entire batch of copper.
- How do you think about the answers? You can sign in to vote the answer.
- 1 month ago
Add more copper or wait until the market price increases.