What is Ferrous Metal?

What is Ferrous Metal?

We often get asked by folks whether or not their item of scrap can be recycled. Some items may look like they can be recycled, but are actually metals mixed with too many other things to have any real value. The best bang for your buck is a metal that passes the...
Down to Brass Tacks

Down to Brass Tacks

We’ve often wondered about that phrase. “Let’s get down to brass tacks.” There are some who say that it refers to the tacks nailed into the counter in a merchant’s shop. If you were buying something that was sold by the foot or yard, instead of pulling out the old...
What Happens to the Scrap?

What Happens to the Scrap?

When folks visit Bee Green Recycling, it can be sort of overwhelming. There are vehicles coming and going, we’ve often got a piece of heavy equipment rolling around, and there are heaps and piles and bins of scrap metal all over the place. How does this have any...
So You Want to Scrap for Cash…

So You Want to Scrap for Cash…

Recycling things has become sort of second nature for most of us. Each week, our local waste disposal folks come by and pick up our trash, and another truck comes by to grab our newspapers, bottles and cans. Grocery stores have programs to recycle plastic bags, and...
Why You Should Recycle Your Computer

Why You Should Recycle Your Computer

As we write this, we’re looking around our office and counting the devices we’re using. We have a personal mobile phone, one for work purposes, and a traditional land line. We do most of our business on a desktop computer. As we walk around Bee Green Recycling or...
We Need One of These

We Need One of These

We’ve been known to accept a wide range of auto parts. We’ll take transmissions, rims, alternators, and more. From time to time, we even get a truckload of fenders and bumpers. We will not, however, accept an entire vehicle… But we might if we had...