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Tips for ensuring you get the most from your metal scrap

By Shawna Kulpa

When it comes to your shop, cleanliness is next to godliness. At least it should be when you’re dealing with high value materials. But whether you’re a neat freak or fall a little more on the slob side, it’s imperative that you have a system in place to keep track of and collect all of the materials you work with in your shop. There’s nothing worse than learning that you’ve literally been flushing away thousands of dollars worth of material down your sink.

Luckily, refiners are in the business of helping you collect and refine those precious materials. And this month, several experts in the industry have offered up their advice on the best things you can do not only to collect all of the high value waste in your shop, but also how you can choose a refiner that will help you get the best return on your materials.