Residential Customers

We pay you to recycle

Some recycling companies charge you to recycle. At Newco Metals we pay you to recycle! Bring your scrap metal to us and we pay you cash on the spot! Collect up all your unused and unwanted scrap metal [see list below for some of the items we accept, call if unsure about an item] and bring it to our yard at 7268 South State Road 13 in Pendleton, IN. Once here drive over the truck scale. We scan all vehicles for radiation [no exceptions] . A friendly Newco employee will assign you one or more bins. Place your items in the bins according to type [ask if unsure]. It will be weighed after which an ATM ticket will be given to you. At the ATM scan your ticket and get your cash! It's that easy! Rest assured you will be taken care of in a timely manner with an emphsis on honesty and friendliness.

Note: All sellers will need to have a valid driver’s license or state issued ID.

What we buy

Below are some, but not all of the types of items we accept. Call if unsure about an item so you won’t have to haul it back home. Generally your items need to be clean – no oil, gas or other fluids. They must be the types we accept – we do not take beer kegs, batteries, or glass – see list below. Items will need to be sorted by type of metal – the more you do at home the less you will have to do when on our property.

Metals we accept

  • Aluminum
  • Brass
  • Copper
  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Hi-Temp Alloys

Partial list of items we do take

  • Auto Wheels
  • Aluminum Ladders
  • Batteries - Automotive - Wet, Gel, AGM Lead-acid types
  • Washers
  • Dryers
  • Refrigerators [compressor & Freon® removed]
  • Siding [metal only]
  • Gutters
  • Screens
  • Doors [aluminum or steel, no glass]
  • Awnings – metal, no fabric
  • Cast BBQ Grills
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn Furniture – metal, no wood
  • Aluminum pop & beer cans
  • Wire – with or without insulation
  • Copper plumbing parts
  • Auto Radiators – drained of all antifreeze
  • Brass Fixtures

Things we DO NOT accept

  • Internal combustion engines
  • Microwave Ovens
  • Cars, trucks, etc.
  • Pressure tanks - ie: fire extinguishers
  • Refrigerators with refrigerant – responsibly have the refrigerant & compressor removed and recycled then bring the refrigerator to us
  • Beer kegs
  • Manhole covers
  • Radioactive materials

If in doubt about anything you want to bring to Newco Metals, please call first.

Location and Hours

We are located at:

7268 South State Road 13
Pendleton, IN   46064
317.485.7721

Click here for a map.

From I-69, take exit 14, go past the Pilot Gas station and we are just up the road on the right.  Drive all the way in, over the scale, to the large blue building.

Our Hours:

       Monday - Friday                              Saturday                                  Sunday

7 AM to 4:30 PM - Yard            8 AM to 12 Noon - Yard Only                   Closed
8 AM to 5 PM - Office

Frequently Asked Questions [FAQ]