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Empire Recycling of James City County

8952 Richmond Rd.

Toano, VA 23168

Phone: (757) 566-0774

Business Hours

Monday - Friday

8am to 3:30pm ET



8am to 12pm ET

Current Metal Prices


#1 Copper: $3.00/LB

#1 Insulated Copper (Romex 65%): $1.25/LB

#2 Copper: $2.75/LB

#2 Insulated Copper (Drop Cords): $0.40/LB

#3 Insulated Copper: $0.30/LB

AC Ends: $0.45/LB

Alternators: $0.20/LB
Ballasts: $0.05/LB

Brass/Copper Radiator (Dirty): $0.90/LB

Brass/Copper Radiator (Clean): $1.60/LB

Electric Motors Copper: $0.20/LB

Sealed Units (Compressors): $0.15/LB

Starter Motors: $0.10/LB

Wire Harness: $0.75/LB

XMAS Copper Wire: $0.10/LB


Lead: $0.25/LB

Lead Wheel Weights: $0.15/LB

Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel (Clean): $0.30/LB

Stainless Steel (Dirty): $0.085/LB


Cars: $0.065/LB

Light Iron: $0.065/LB

HMS Prepared: $0.065/LB

HMS Unprepared: $0.06/LB

Rotors & Drums: $.10/LB


AC Coils (Dirty): $0.90/LB

AC Coils (Clean): $1.25/LB

Aluminum Siding: $0.40/LB

Aluminum Cans: $0.35/LB

Aluminum Clean: $0.40/LB

Aluminum Insulated Wire: $0.20/LB

Aluminum Radiator (Clean): $0.30/LB

Aluminum Radiator (Dirty): $0.20/LB

Aluminum Rims: $0.50/LB

Chrome/Aluminum Rim: $0.40/LB

Dirty Aluminum: $0.20/LB

EC Wire (Clean Aluminum Wire): $0.40/LB


Lead Batteries: $0.15/LB

Lead Batteries Steel Case (Fork Lift): $0.08/LB


Brass (Clean): $1.50/LB

Brass (Dirty): $0.90/LB
Brass Shell: $0.65/LB

CN70/30: See Representative

CN90/10: See Representative

Monel: See Representative

Cat Converters

AFT Catalytic Converter: $5.00/EA

Catalytic Converter: See Representative

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