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Empire Recycling of Vanceboro

9922 Hwy 17 S.

Vanceboro, NC 28586

Phone: (252) 975-2700

Business Hours

Monday - Friday

8am to 4pm ET

Current Metal Prices


#1 Copper: $2.50/LB

#1 Insulated Copper (Romex 65%): $1.20/LB

#2 Copper: $2.40/LB

#2 Insulated Copper (Drop Cords): $0.35/LB

#3 Insulated Copper: $0.200/LB

AC Ends: $0.35/LB
Ballasts: $0.05/LB

Brass/Copper Radiator (Dirty): $1.10/LB

Brass/Copper Radiator (Clean): $1.47/LB

Electric Motors Copper: $0.20/LB

Sealed Units (Compressors): $0.20/LB

Starter Motors: See Representative

Wire Harness: $0.70/LB

XMAS Copper Wire: $0.10/LB


Lead: $0.25/LB

Lead Wheel Weights: $0.15/LB

Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel (Clean): $0.25/LB

Stainless Steel (Dirty): $0.12/LB


Cars: $0.060/LB

Light Iron: $0.060/LB

HMS Prepared: $0.06/LB

HMS Unprepared: $0.045/LB

Rotors & Drums: $.075/LB


AC Coils (Dirty): $0.95/LB

AC Coils (Clean): $1.05/LB

Aluminum Cans: $0.40/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: $0.45/LB

Chrome/Aluminum Rim: $0.40/LB

Dirty Aluminum: $0.20/LB

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


Lead Batteries: $0.19/LB

Lead Batteries Steel Case (Fork Lift): $0.17/LB


Brass (Clean): $1.50/LB

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

CN70/30: $1.70/LB

CN90/10: $1.50/LB

Monel: $1.50/LB

Cat Converters

AFT Catalytic Converter: See Representative

Catalytic Converter: See Representative

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