Accepted Materials

At TCS Metals LLC, recycling industrial-related ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metals are among the things we do best. You simply won't find more knowledgeable, capable partners for your scrap handling and recycling efforts anywhere. We are known in the industry for our honesty and integrity, and you can be sure you are always getting a competitive return along with superior service. We make it easy for you to cash in on your metal and electronics from:

Ferrous metals Include, but are not limited to:

  • Tin
  • Iron & steel
  • Autos (junk slip only—call for info)

Non ferrous metals Include, but are not limited to:

  • Aluminum
  • Copper
  • Brass
  • Stainless steel
  • Lead & More!

Industrial/Manufacturing Scrap

  • Punchings
  • Skeleton plate
  • Solids of any metals
  • Machine Shop/Fabricator
  • Turnings and borings
  • Solids of any size or type

Aircraft/High Temperature Alloy Scrap

  • Stainless, Titanium, Inconel, Hastelloy, Monel, Cupronickel
    (State-of-the-art metal analysis conducted on site)
  • Mixed or contaminated items are accepted and sorted

Electrician/Plumber Scrap

  • Insulated copper wire as well as bare wire and bus bar
    (We are the insulated wire specialists)
  • Copper pipe/tubing
  • Brass fixture valves
  • Heat exchanger and air conditioning coils
  • Air conditioners
  • Condenser coils
  • Electric motors

Demolition/Construction Scrap

  • Clean or contaminated scrap
  • Segregated or mixed loads

Automobile Scrap

  • Autos with junk slip.
    Call 707-234-6425 for more information.

Prohibited Materials

  • Hazardous materials
  • Oils
  • Fluids of any kind
  • Antifreeze
  • Live ammunition
  • County, city or utility company property
    Without prior consent and/or written approval.
    Call 707-234-6425 for more information.
  • Light bulbs
  • Glass
  • Dirt
  • Wood and other debris
  • Gasoline
  • Electronics
  • Any Tanks without a visible 1'x1' hole.
    Call 707-234-6425 for more information.

For disposal/recycling of waste oil, oil filters, antifreeze:

  • Solid Wastes Systems—Ukiah Transfer Station
  • 3515 Taylor Drive, Ukiah
  • Open Mon-Sat, 8am-4pm
  • (707) 234-6400
  • Lake County Waste Solutions—Lakeport Transfer Station
  • 230 Soda Bay Road, Lakeport
  • Open Mon-Sat, 7:30-4pm
  • (707) 234-6400