Eugene, OR Scrap Metal Prices

Eugene is a city in Lane County, in the western parts of Oregon. It is the second most populous city in the state with a population close to 200,000 residents. The city lies on the south of Salem, and is close to Portland to its north.

Also known as Emerald City or Track Town, Eugene is famous for its outdoor recreation facilities (such as bicycle and hiking trails), organic farming, and its commitment to arts. It also has a thriving culture scene - which you should explore when visiting the city.

Eugene also is a city with a growing population and economy. Blue-collar sectors such as agriculture, mining, and manufacturing are also huge contributors to the economy; All this makes it a good place to sell scrap metal.

If you want to start selling scrap metal, it’s good to familiarize yourself with the state’s scrap metal laws because dealers don’t pay cash. The scrap yards also will videotape the transaction with a scale reading.

Best Scrap Yards in Eugene

We took time to investigate the scrap yards in Eugene. Most of the ones we found have a good reputation, and their prices are good. Some of the places we can recommend are below.

People selling scrap metal around Bethel-Danebo should consider going to Pacific Recycling on 3300 Cross Street. The facility accepts scrap metals only and they are known for having knowledgeable and courteous staff.

Other places around this area would be DC Metals on 380 South Danebo Avenue, and Coyote Steel on 2030 Cross Street if you are around Whiteaker.

If you are around Springfield, and you’d like to scrap an old car, we recommend that you take it to Springfield Auto Recyclers on 750 South 28th Street or B & R Auto Wrecking on 3000 Main Street.

Good cash for gold places we do recommend are Eugene Coin & Jewelry on 1416 Willamette Street, Ace Buyers Downtown on 1235 Willamette Street, and Ace Buyers on 823B State Highway 99 North.

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 Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.30
Aluminum Alloy$1.04
Copper$4.67
Brass$3.68
Lead$1.10
Nickel$14.51
Tin$15.98
Zinc$1.75
Steel Scrap$0.21
Steel Rebar$0.34

Last Updated On 2023-01-30

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.89
Aluminum 3003$0.89
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.89
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.64
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$1.21
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.79
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$1.05
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.76
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$2.10
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.94
Aluminum Radiators$0.51
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.38
Transformers$0.22
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.29
Chrome Wheels$0.84
E.C. Wire$1.39
Litho Sheets$0.89
Mixed Turnings $0.52
MLC Clips$0.88
Aluminum Old Cast$0.86
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.84
Painted Siding$0.83
UBC$0.88
Zorba 90% NF$0.84
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.65
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.32

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$2.50
Yellow Brass$2.35
Brass Rod$2.30
Brass Hair Wire$2.47
Brass Pipe$2.24
Brass Radiators$1.90
Brass Shells$2.12
Brass Turnings$2.16
Bronze$2.58
Bronze Turnings$1.34
Dirty Brass$1.12
Dirty Brass Radiators$1.12
Plumbers Brass$2.24
Semi-Red Brass$2.27

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$4.09
#1 Copper Tubing$3.82
#1 Flashing Copper$3.82
#2 Copper Tubing$3.60
#2/3 Mix Copper$3.49
#3 Copper with Tar$3.27
#3 Roofing Copper$3.38
Dirty Roofing Copper$3.16
Electric Motors - Copper$2.83
Enameled Copper$3.22
Insulated Copper Wire$3.27
Lead Coated Copper$2.76
Silver Plated Copper$3.49
Tin Coated Copper$3.05
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$3.05

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.23
Lead Shot$0.52
Lead Wheel Weights$0.33
Solid Lead$0.70
Soft Lead$0.72

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$1.09
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.94

Scrap Gold Prices in Eugene

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$24.76$770.16
14ct Gold$38.63$1,201.47
18ct Gold$49.52$1,540.32
22ct Gold$60.48$1,881.24
24ct Gold$66.02$2,053.57

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 Eugene

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$42.41$1,319.15
Platinum$26.09$811.41
Silver$0.69$21.52

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 Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.11
#1 Busheling$0.12
#1 HMS$0.08
HMS 80/20$0.07
Sheet Metal$0.07
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.09
Structural Steel$0.08

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.34
301 SS$0.51
304 SS Solid$0.73
304 SS Turning$0.63
309 SS$0.96
310 SS$1.45
316 SS Solid$0.96
330 SS$2.36

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 Eugene

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.09
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.10
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.07
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.08
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.08
Scrap Cast Iron$0.12
Scrap Dishwashers$0.08
Scrap Dryers$0.08
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.11
Scrap Rebar$0.24
Scrap Washing Machines$0.08
Scrap Water Heaters$0.08

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Eugene

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