Current Scrap Prices at 3 Rivers Iron & Metal in Fairmont, WV

We now pay CASH up to $50.00!


All rates are prone to change without notice. All rates given at the scale are final. We will pay an additional five cents per pound for all clean non-ferrous purchases over 100 pounds of single grade materials. We will not split weigh prepared grades. All material in a prepared load must be fully prepared. Unprepared loads are offered at the rate of the lowest grade in the load.

Batteries must be whole, free from defect and must have caps in place. We do not accept tires, fluids, cylinders which contain any kind of gas, (propane, acetylene, etc.), or refrigerators which contain freon or refrigerant / A.C. units containing freon. Compressed gas cylinders, (propane, oxygen etc.) must have the valves screwed out of the cylinder.

3 Rivers Iron & Metal Scrap Pricelist as of: November 2019

Item Price
Aluminum Cans .30lb
Aluminum Siding .25lb
Aluminum Clip .25lb
Aluminum Cast & Sheet .15lb
Dirty Aluminum .10lb
Aluminum Rims 7/each
#1 Copper 1.70lb
#2 Copper 1.50lb
#3 Copper 1.05lb
Insulated Copper .45lb
Brass .80lb
Lead .15lb
Wheel Weights .10lb
Item Price
Brass Radiators .80lb
Heater Cores .30lb
Al/Cu Radiators .75lb
Dirty Brass or Al/Cu Radiators .15lb
Stainless (non-magnetic) .35lb
Automotive Batteries .16/lb
Steel Case Batteries .10/lb
Catalytic Converter (full) Varies
Item Price
Appliances/Sheet metal 1.00/CWT
Whole Cars 1.00/CWT
Heavy Scrap 2.00/CWT
Prepared #1 3.00/CWT
Gas Motor Blocks AL (whole) 2.00/CWT
Alum. Transmissions same price as appliances/Sheet metal
Other Motors same price as appliances/sheet metal
5' Structural (1/4" min.) 3.00/CWT
Unprep Structural 2.00/CWT
Clean Auto Cast 4.00/CWT

In an effort to provide you, the customer, with the best possible service
to meet your scrap needs, we offer the following:

  • Demolition
  • Picker truck
  • MSHA certified torch operators and equipment operators
  • On site cutting of large items
  • We have scrap containers available for your commercial facility
  • “In House” self dumping hoppers

Contact 3 Rivers Iron & Metal for rates and services.