42  Common metals - non-ferrous only

Alphabetical list of organisations

Altech Trading Co Ltd
Tel 01621 859277 Fax 01621 859115
Unit 17, West Station Trading Estate Spital Road, MALDON, Essex CM9 6TW

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Anderson N

Tel 01708 763081
35 Albert Road, ROMFORD, Essex RM1 2PS

Scrap dealer, non-ferrous metals.

Arkoss Metals Ltd

Tel 01494 776163  Fax 01494 771511
BCC Depot, Latimer Road, CHESHAM, Bucks HP5 1QQ

Ferrous and non-ferrous metal merchant and scrap dealer.  Steel stockholder of RSJs, universal beams and columns, channels and angles.  Service and delivery with crane offload as required.  Technical expertise for all fabrication, and site welding.  Fourteen metre, four tonne, six wheeled hiab for hire.  Established over twenty-five years.   (Updated May 2005)

Attgo Granules Ltd

Tel 01708 630625 Fax 01708 630625
Unit A1, South Havering Industrial Park, Ferry Lane, RAINHAM, Essex RM13 9HX

Scrap cable granulation and reclamation of copper.

Barbican Metal Refiners Co Ltd

Tel 0207 253 4251
1-13 Seward Street LONDON EC1V 3PA

Non-ferrous and precious metal merchants, including litho plates and photographic silver.

Brand & Howes (Sandon) Ltd

Tel 01245 251217
47 Baddow Road, CHELMSFORD, Essex CM2 0DD

Scrap dealer, non-ferrous metals.

British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA)
Tel 01480 455249  Fax 01480 453680
Website www.recyclemetals.org  Email info@recyclemetals.org 
16 High Street, Brampton, HUNTINGDON, Cambs, PE28 4TU

Trade body aiming to provide key support services and a forum for generating consensus on strategic issues. Guidance on legislation, health and safety - runs training courses on, for example, the real needs of a recycling operator, and environmental management systems.  Various education resources on recycling.  Result of merger between British Secondary Metals Association and the British Metals Federation.  (Updated Oct 2004)

Burdett Metals

Tel 0207 739 3951
214/216 Witan Street, Bethnal Green, LONDON E2 6JX

Non-ferrous scrap merchant, including computer wire, aluminium partioning and batteries.

Bush Hill Metals

Tel 0208 363 8792
1 Leighton Road, Bush Hill Park, ENFIELD, Middx EN1 1XH

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Chelmsford Metals Ltd

Tel 01245 355245 Fax 01245 496800
Navigation Road, CHELMSFORD, Essex CM2 6HE

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Church F J & Sons Ltd

Tel 01708 522651 Fax 01708 522786
Centenary Works, Manor Way, New Road, RAINHAM, Essex RM13 8RH

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Cladwins (Recycling)

Tel 01702 466709 Fax 01702 610523
5-7 Stock Road Industrial Park, SOUTHEND ON SEA, Essex SS2 5QF

Sale of reusable and new steel sections, corrugated roofing sheets etc.

CN Metals Ltd

Tel 01702 463018
107 Southchurch Avenue, SOUTHEND ON SEA, Essex SS1 2RW

Non-ferrous scrap merchant and dealer in re- usable d/g windows.

Cobury Ltd

Tel 01992 441636 Fax 01992 443361
Pindar Road, HODDESDON, Herts EN11 0DA

Scrap dealer, non-ferrous metals.

Colin Hemmings Non Ferrous Metal Recycling
Tel 01438 356260
Unit 15, Parsons Green, Boulton Road, STEVENAGE, Herts SG1 4QG

Non ferrous metal recycling.

Crow Metals

Tel 01708 749031  Fax 01708 728031
Website www.crowmetals.co.uk  Email info@crowmetals.co.uk 
143 Crow Lane, ROMFORD, Essex RM7 0ES
Contact  Joe or Bill Wakefield

Scrap dealer, ferrous and non ferrous metals - and other materials, recycling for nearly 60 years.  Clients throughout London and the south, in automotive and aerospace industry, but no client too small - all receive same standard of service.  Digital public weighbridge; all types of vehicle/bin collection.  Baling, shearing, cable stripping.  Haulage, roll on, roll off, skip and grab hire.  Continually looking for return loads.  Open for scrap metal purchases Mon-Fri 830-6, Sat 830-3.  (Updated Sep 2005)

DEG Simpson and Sons

Tel 0208 360 7969
7 Broadway Mews, LONDON N21 3PB

Non-ferrous scrap merchants.

Drayton Recycling Ltd

Tel 01895 442612 Fax 01895 422174
Old Mill Sidings, Thorney Mill Road, Yiewsley, WEST DRAYTON, Middx UB7 7EZ

Ferrous and non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Tel 01858 469001  Fax 01858 469002
Website www.edelchemie.com  Email  mail.uk@edelchemie.com 
Holland House, Valley Way, Welland Industrial Estate, MARKET HARBOROUGH, Leics LE16 7PS

Nationwide collection and processing of precious and non-ferrous metals and hazardous waste, particularly from photographic and printing industry wastes, including film processing solutions, film and paper; residues from on-site recovery operations; medical x-ray film; aluminium lithoplates.  Website lists waste types handled, some basic admin procedures, and directions/map.  Chemical photo waste may qualify for free collection.  Assists clients to reduce and segregate waste, maximise recycling and achieve most environmentally safe disposal.  Aims to minimise use of primary raw materials and avoid producing new waste products.   In-house treatment where appropriate, eg detoxification of cyanide-bearing plating chemicals, and partnerships with third parties.  Treatment may include mineralisation by pyrolysis, vitrification and chemical flue gas cleaning to cut emissions.  Collections and quotations can be arranged online.  Also operates in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg.  (Updated Jan 2006)

Felmac Metals

Tel 01375 846332
Unit 30, Readmans Industrial Estate, Station Road, EAST TILBURY, Essex RM18 8QR

Non-ferrous scrap dealer.

Gillett Recycling

Tel 01279 421271 Fax 01279 450878
10 Burnt Mill, Elizabeth Way, HARLOW, Essex CM20 2HT

Non-ferrous and precious metal scrap dealer. Transfer station.

Great Eastern Metal Co.

Tel 0207 729 5096
487-488 King John Court, LONDON EC2A 3EX

Non-ferrous, cable and computer scrap merchant.

Harrow Scrap Merchants

Tel 0208 863 6100 Fax 0208 427 9495
50-52 Station Road, HARROW, Middx HA1 2SQ

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Harrow Scrap Metals

Tel 0208 863 6100
52 Station Road, HARROW, Middlesex HA1 2SQ

Non-ferrous scrap buyers. Collection service for all types of scrap and vehicles. Factory clearance.

HAT (Colchester) Ltd

Tel 01206 791559 Fax 01206 791500
16 Commerce Way, Whitehill Industrial Estate, COLCHESTER, Essex CO2 8HX

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Imperial Metal Recyclers Ltd
Tel 01702 299980
63 Vanguard Way, SHOEBURYNESS, Essex SS3 9QY

Ferrous and non-ferrous scrap merchant and ELV (End of Life Vehicles) licensed treatment facility.  Takes all vehicles and all metals.  
(Updated Feb 2005)

Ireland Alloys
Tel 01698 822461
Website www.ireland-alloys.co.uk  Email trader@ireland-alloys.co.uk  
PO Box 18, HAMILTON, Scotland ML3 0EL
Contact  Allan Addie, Director

Recycling plant, slogan "We do a great deal with your scrap".  Provides revert management solutions.  Processors of aerospace alloys.  Buys, processes and sells complex alloys.  Will buy solids, turnings and residues in small or large tonnages.  Website lists these, with chemical makeup, properties and applications.  Also has a clear diagram of the periodic table and alphabetical list of the elements!  Established 1964.  Member of Murray Metals Group.  (Updated Apr 2005)

J A Pullen

Tel 0208 749 3828
124A St Stephens Avenue, Sheperds Bush, LONDON W12 8JD

Non-ferrous scrap merchant. Purchaser of used catering equipment.

Kensal Metals

Tel 0208 969 5352
683 Harrow Road, LONDON NW19

Non-ferrous and cable scrap buyers.

KGR Metals Ltd
Tel 0161 794 9646 (7am-7pm)  Mobile (24 hours) 07718 743282  Fax 0871 7335247
Email mail@kgr-metals.co.uk  Web www.kgr-metals.co.uk
Unit 4, Leverbridge Mills, Radcliffe Road, BOLTON, Lancs BL3 1RU
Contact  Kevin English, kevin@kgr-metals.co.uk 

Metals processing and recycling centre, specialising in aluminium (including toll conversion), foil and steel cans.  Also receives batteries, aerosol cans, computer hardware, and electric cable.  Serves businesses and communities locally and nationally, from multinationals and local authorities to small businesses.  Scrap metal collection from can banks at amenity and community waste sites.  Printed circuit boards and low end computer equipment are recycled to recover copper, other precious metals, and the boards themselves.  Materials are weighed and checked before the laboratory analyses each metal for the best form of re-use, and to ensure quality specifications.  Operates a public weighbridge.  Fleet vehicles supply nationwide collection and delivery, including a "just in time" service.  Free estimates.  Website's information section includes advice, facts and graphs on recycling of UK domestic and industrial metals.  (Updated Jan 2004)

Laindon Metals (Sandon) Ltd

Tel 01268 543741/ 415869
Robert Works, Wrexham Road, BASILDON, Essex SS15 6PX

Scrap dealer- all non ferrous metals.

Mountstar Metal Corporation Ltd

Tel 01767 318444 Fax 01767 317764
Rail Works, Railway Sidings, BIGGLESWADE, Beds SG18 8BD

Non-ferrous scrap merchant. Cable recycling.

Past-IT Recycling Services

Tel 01953 488526  Mobile 07795 186396
Email info@pastit-recycling.co.uk  Website www.pastit-recycling.co.uk 
The Willows, Mere Road, Stow Bedon, Attleborough, Norfolk, UK NR17 1HP

Collects equipment from single PCs to entire offices, any age or specification, for recycling (can collect outside office hours to avoid disruption).  Items include desktop and notebook computers, servers, networking equipment, printers, and most IT related equipment.  All items are recorded onto asset tracking database before disassembly.  Handles ferrous, non-ferrous and precious metals, and plastics including acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), polycarbonate (PC), high impact polystyrene (HIPS).  Cathode Ray Tubes from monitors are broken down into glass, copper and lead.  Steel, aluminium and plastic cabinet parts are removed.  Circuit boards are depopulated of integrated circuits ('chips') and other usable components, and stripped of connectors, metal brackets and hazardous materials such as batteries, before further materials recovery.  Edge connectors, visible precious metals and various other components are handled by specialist refiners and recyclers, Environment Agency licensed and holding ISO14001.  Residual waste is granulated to recover copper and other base metals.  Concise, clear, interesting website, including legislation for RoHS (heavy metals and toxic flame retardants), Landfill and WEEE directives.  Secure data deletion and certified destruction with audit, including all IDE and SCSI disc drives, made unrecoverable to standards exceeding US Department of Defence.  Materials are physically shredded to about 20mm2, prior to recovery processing.  Information pack available.  Duty of care waste transfer notes provided.  EA registered Controlled Waster Carrier.   (Updated Apr 2005)

Rainham Aluminium Co Ltd

Tel 01708 559181
Unit 7A, Albright & Wilson Estate, Ferry Lane, RAINHAM, Essex RM13 9BU

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

RCM Scrap Metal Services

Tel 01923 268706 Fax 01923 267920
Norman House, Railway Terrace, KINGS LANGLEY, Herts WD4 8JE

Scrap dealer, non-ferrous metals.

Rogers T R & Sons

Tel 01865 343444 Fax 01865 343444
The Metal Yard, NUNEHAM COURTENAY, Oxon OX44 9NX

Non-ferrous scrap merchant.

Roma Metals Ltd

Tel 01628 673494 Fax 01628 770779
47 Ray Park Avenue, MAIDENHEAD, Berks SL6 8DZ

Aluminium scrap specialist merchant.

St Pancras Metals

Tel 0207 387 8477
The Arches, 86 Pancras Road, LONDON NW1 1WJ

Non-ferrous, cable and lithoplate scrap dealers.

West London Metals

Tel 0208 813 1449
Unit 2, Station Approach, GREENFORD, Middx UB6

Purchaser of computer scrap, PCBs, connectors, non-ferrous and precious metals.