Appliance and Metal Recycling

American Metal Recycling in Tucson, Arizona can meet all of your scrap metal recycling needs. Almost all metal products or appliances can be recycled without compromising its content. Bring in your old washer or refrigerator as is, no need to strip away the plastic and rubber. We will simply weigh it and give you cash on the spot.

Here are just some of the scrap metal products we recycle.



  • Aluminum
  • Steel
  • Copper
  • Lead
  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Brass
  • Nickel
  • Iron


  • Metal Appliances
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Steel Pipe or Tubing
  • Copper Wire or Pipe
  • Lead Acid Batteries or Pipe

What is scrap metal recycling and why is it important?

Scrap metal recycling is the process of separating, collecting and re-manufacturing used products into new materials. Recycling helps extend the life and usefulness of something that has already served it initial purpose by producing something new.
Metal recycling is extremely effective because iron and metal can be recycled time and time again. Metal recycling has many benefits, not only for you but for the environment as well. Here are just a few reasons why metal recycling is important:

  • Recycling saves energy –Recycling old metal uses 95% less energy than manufacturing it from new materials.
  • Recycling reduces waste products in landfills – landfills mostly consist of non-biodegradable waste. By recycling, we can reduce the amount of waste materials in the landfills and make the most out of these materials.
  • Recycling can make you money – You can sell recyclable iron and metal and make cash on the spot.