It Doesn’t Pay

It Doesn’t Pay

A friend of ours had a thing for old Japanese sports cars. He bought a 1979 Mazda RX-7 and lovingly restored it. His one concession to purity was the addition of a killer sound system. He buried some amps under the seats and built a custom box for two 12-inch woofers...
Casting for Cast Iron

Casting for Cast Iron

As one of Central Virginia’s premier scrap metal recycling facilities, we see a lot of metal. Folks frequently ask us what sorts of metal we take. Copper? Oh, yes. Aluminum? All day long. Brass? You betcha. As experts in scrap metal, we’ve also become fans. There’s...
Why do Prices Change?

Why do Prices Change?

When you visit our website, you can find out a great deal about Bee Green Recycling. It’s really pretty simple. Our business model is to give you money for your scrap metal. That’s it. As you go through the site, you can learn about the many types of scrap metal that...
We Don’t Want That

We Don’t Want That

One of the most frequent questions we are asked is what sort of scrap metal we accept. The simplest way to answer that is to pass the “Magnet Test.” If you can stick a magnet to it, we’ll pay you for it. The secondary answer is the non-magnet test. Aluminum cans and...
The Mysterious Can

The Mysterious Can

When man first began making and storing beverages, anything that could hold liquid would do. Wine, mead, beers and more were stored in crocks, buckets, goatskin bags, and anything else that would allow carrying. Vendors and shopkeepers wishing to sell beverages tapped...