T & C Metal Co
Call us: 815-459-4445
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Recycling Scrap Metal

T & C Metal Co can handle all your recycling needs in Chicagoland and surrounding areas.

We can Help Recycle:

Aluminum >
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ALUMINUM: We generate over 300 million cans per year. Americans throw away over 3 million cans a year. Other examples of Aluminum are:

Cans • Gutters • Siding • Window Frames • Doors • Automobile Wheels • Ladders • Pipes • Sheets • Swimming Pools • Pans • Cast • Radiators
Copper >
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COPPER is one of the most valuable metals to recycle and be found in your own house things such as:

Plumbing Pipes • Roofing • Gutters • Electrical wire • A/C Unit Coils • Containers • Communication Wire • Pots & Pans • Garden Art
Brass >
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BRASS is composed of copper and zinc. This is commonly used in:

Keys • Door Handles • Light Fixtures • Faucets • Bathroom Fixtures • Statues • Valves • Radiators • Plumbing Valves
• Shotgun Shells
Lead >
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LEAD is the world's most recycled product. 2.4 million tons of lead acid batteries are kept out of landfills by recycling. 80% of all lead is used in lead acid batteries. Other common uses for lead are:

Fishing Tackle • Auto Batteries • Lead Aprons
Stainless Steel >
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STAINLESS STEEL is an alloy of steel, chromium and nickel. 90 % of all stainless steel is recycled which means when you purchase a new stainless steel product today, it will be made out of 60% recycled material. Examples of products made out of stainless steel are:

Bolts • Brackets • Exhaust Parts • Cookware/Cutlery • Surgical Instruments • Sinks
& More! >
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Did you Know?
There are lots of places and ways you can collect scrap, from your home, work, roadsides, neighbors, and friends. Sometimes we discard what can be a goldmine of worthy scrap.

Selling Scrap is a great way to earn some extra money and do your part in helping to keep our planet healthier.

Got Questions?


If you have any questions about the types of metal we accept feel free to contact us.


378 E. Prairie St., Crystal Lake, IL. 60014
Phone: 815-459-4445

Email: tcmetalscl@att.net
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