Aluminium is one of the most common materials used throughout the world. Recycling aluminium scrap metal uses only 5% of the energy and produces just 5% of the CO2 emissions when you compare to raw production.
Aluminium Extrusion has many applications. From being used in building and construction through to automotive applications.
Due to its light weight and anti corrosive properties aluminium extrusion is extremely popular for hobbyists and professionals the world over.
domestic aluminium scrap
Domestic aluminium is any scrap aluminium that is not extruded or cast. Generally scrap aluminium which is painted or coated. Domestic Aluminium can be anything from painted aluminium roofing sheets and guttering to pots and pans (handles removed).
Aluminium cans are one of the most common and readily recycled aluminium products, they are light weight and bulky and should be squashed prior to sale. Aluminium cans must be clean and free of contaminants.
Cast Aluminium must be clean of all non aluminium attachments and should not include steel bolts, screws or other impurities. It is commonly found in heavy pots and pans, outdoor furniture, car and truck engines and gear boxes.