Liberty Iron & Metal and its affiliated entities serves and collects ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metals from large industrial manufacturing, scrap metal dealers, small retail customers, and individuals.
Liberty produces high-quality ferrous scrap for its steelmaking and foundry customers. Consumer scrap items, such as old automobiles and appliances, and industrial scrap are received, tested, sorted and processed at Liberty’s various facilities to be returned to the new metal manufacturing process. Every Liberty facility is equipped with radiation detectors and experienced employees to ensure specific product quality. The combination of knowledgeable employees, state-of-the-art processing equipment, and the unparalleled commitment to meet specific customer needs is what has led to a growing list of long-standing satisfied customers.
Liberty handles a variety of non-ferrous scrap, including aluminum, copper, brass, lead, nickel, stainless and hi temp alloys and other non-ferrous items, to support the diverse needs of its domestic and international customers. Liberty’s non-ferrous warehouse facilities purchase old non-ferrous scrap metal from private, commercial and other sources, as well as new non-ferrous scrap from industrial customers’ production and machine processing operations.
For additional information on individual grades please see the ISRI Scrap Specifications Circular 2016.
Liberty Purchases and Sells a Broad Array of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Scrap to Meet Individual Customer Needs.
Liberty’s state-of-the-art shredding facilities, with three new shredders installed during 2009, provide extensive ferrous processing capabilities to return recycled scrap to the manufacturing process and its customers. Liberty’s baling equipment processes generally loose scrap into a dense, easy to transport, and handle furnace-ready ferrous product. Liberty’s shearing equipment and experienced burners prepare ferrous metal into standard or customer-requested sizes.
Liberty’s baling equipment processes loose non-ferrous metals into a dense, easy to transport and handle product. Liberty prepares foundry-grade briquettes of copper, brass, and aluminum. Liberty’s shearing equipment is utilized to prepare non-ferrous metal into standard or customer-requested sizes. Liberty processes stainless and alloy turnings for customers’ specified applications.