Lansing, MI Scrap Metal Prices

Lansing is the sixth largest city in Ingham County, Michigan, with a population of 112,000 residents. It is also the capital of Michigan, and lies in the central regions of the state. Major cities close to it are Ann Arbor to the southeast, Grand Rapids to the northwest, and Detroit to the southeast.

Since it’s the state’s capital, Lansing is a cultural, educational, commercial, and industrial center, well known for its car manufacturing roots. It’s also a good place to raise a family as its strong economy provides a diverse job market.

If you want to sell scrap metal in Lansing, the market for these materials is ever-present. The laws here are favorable to sellers, and scrap yards are ready to pay reasonable prices to cater for the unending demand for these materials.

The city has quite a number of scrap yards in the area, and most of them have a good reputation. We recommend you to call the facility first before going as every place has a different schedule.

Best Scrap Yards in Lansing

We investigated scrap yards in the area to know the best places we can recommend our readers.

If you want to scrap metal in the city, good places we can recommend are Lansing Recycling Center, located on 5507 South Cedar Street, PADNOS on 1900 West Willow Street, Friedland Industries on 405 East Maple Street, and Granger Recycling Center on 16936 Wood Road.

Those who would like to scrap a car; you can go to the following good junk yards. Cats Auto Salvage on 5405 West Mt. Hope Highway, GLR Advanced Recycling on 1900 West Willow Street, Junk Cars Lansing on 2547 West Main Street, and 1-800-Cars4Cash on 1900 West Willow Street.

Cash for gold places we can recommend are Liberty Coin Service on 400 Frandor Avenue, D R Stamps Coins & Gold on 4248 West Saginaw Highway, and Pawn Just Jewelry West on 4251 West Sagainaw Highway.

You may also want to check out our best tips about scrap yards before you head over to a scrap yard!

Scrap Metal Prices per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$0.97
Aluminum Alloy$0.77
Copper$3.34
Brass$2.62
Lead$0.88
Nickel$10.60
Tin$9.27
Zinc$1.21
Steel Scrap$0.14
Steel Rebar$0.26

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.67
Aluminum 3003$0.67
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.67
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.48
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.90
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.59
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.79
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.57
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.58
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.46
Aluminum Radiators$0.38
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.28
Transformers$0.17
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.21
Chrome Wheels$0.63
E.C. Wire$1.04
Litho Sheets$0.67
Mixed Turnings $0.39
MLC Clips$0.66
Aluminum Old Cast$0.64
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.63
Painted Siding$0.62
UBC$0.66
Zorba 90% NF$0.63
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.49
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.24

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.78
Yellow Brass$1.68
Brass Rod$1.64
Brass Hair Wire$1.76
Brass Pipe$1.60
Brass Radiators$1.36
Brass Shells$1.51
Brass Turnings$1.54
Bronze$1.84
Bronze Turnings$0.96
Dirty Brass$0.80
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.80
Plumbers Brass$1.60
Semi-Red Brass$1.62

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$2.93
#1 Copper Tubing$2.73
#1 Flashing Copper$2.73
#2 Copper Tubing$2.58
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.50
#3 Copper with Tar$2.34
#3 Roofing Copper$2.42
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.27
Electric Motors - Copper$2.03
Enameled Copper$2.31
Insulated Copper Wire$2.34
Lead Coated Copper$1.98
Silver Plated Copper$2.50
Tin Coated Copper$2.19
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.19

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.18
Lead Shot$0.42
Lead Wheel Weights$0.27
Solid Lead$0.56
Soft Lead$0.58

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.75
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.65

Scrap Gold Prices in Lansing

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$18.75$583.06
14ct Gold$29.24$909.55
18ct Gold$37.49$1,166.08
22ct Gold$45.79$1,424.19
24ct Gold$49.98$1,554.63

Today's scrap gold price represents the best prices you can get for the different purities of gold. Gold prices can fluctuate a lot and are often negiotable. Do not take the first offer!

Scrap Prices for other Precious Metals in Lansing

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$38.90$1,209.99
Platinum$21.02$653.71
Silver$0.52$16.06

The current prices for scrap silver, palladium and platinum are updated daily. These precious metal scrap prices also fluctuate a lot, but are not as commonly traded as gold. It may a little more work finding a good buyer.

Scrap Prices for Steel per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.08
#1 Busheling$0.08
#1 HMS$0.06
HMS 80/20$0.05
Sheet Metal$0.05
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.06
Structural Steel$0.06

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.24
301 SS$0.36
304 SS Solid$0.51
304 SS Turning$0.44
309 SS$0.67
310 SS$1.01
316 SS Solid$0.67
330 SS$1.65

Today's scrap price for stainless steel is based on the best prices on the market. Stainless steel is very much in demand currently due to it's use in construction and global shortages.

Scrap Prices for other Ferrous Metals per Pound in Lansing

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.06
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.07
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.06
Scrap Cast Iron$0.08
Scrap Dishwashers$0.06
Scrap Dryers$0.06
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.08
Scrap Rebar$0.17
Scrap Washing Machines$0.06
Scrap Water Heaters$0.06

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Lansing

ElectronicsPrice Per Pound
Scrap Back PanelsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Cellphones
Scrap Computer Wire
Scrap CPU Chips
Scrap CRT Monitors
Scrap Empty PC Servers
Scrap Graphics Cards
Scrap Hard DrivesContact local scrap yard
Scrap Hard Drive Boards
Scrap Laptops
Scrap LCD Monitors
Scrap Low Grade Boards
Scrap Mainframes
Scrap Memory
Scrap Mice
Scrap MotherboardsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Non-Green PC Boards
Scrap PC Boards
Scrap PC Tower
Scrap Power Supplies
Scrap Printers/Fax Machines
Scrap Servers
Scrap Speakers
Scrap Telecom EquipmentContact local scrap yard