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    Took some stuff yesterday to get it out of the way and down to $50/ton from last week. Also saw the yard has shortened their daily hours by 30 minutes through the week and about 3 1/2 hours on Saturday.



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    Shred is down by 1/3 here

    time for a new hobby holy crap. i hope i dont see those prices

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    $3 a hundred Philly suburbs....that's low..I took cast iron last week at 5.50/cw and the place had a few 40 ft trucks being loaded...they were clearing house before price dropped

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    I'm also in Philly suburbs.

    A new scrap yard opened in Trenton, NJ 3 months ago with aggressive pricing.

    Light Iron/shred price went up slightly in September from $5.35 a hundred to $5.50.

    Cast iron and #1 prepared are $6.50 a hundred.

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    I've been out of the game for the most part for about a year now. I'll still pick up computers & copper/brass things. A few days ago I was out & about on my day job & found three water heaters just a few blocks from the scrapyard. I thought I'd read on here that the market had recovered somewhat. Well, $0.02/lb for a total of $9.20. Not even worth the risk of catching a flat at the yard.

    DFW area, BTW
    Out of clutter, find simplicity. --Albert Einstein

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    NE Alabama $.03 Lbs

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    About the same as you but in Mesa Az.

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    Sheet Iron price dropped here again monday.
    Shredder yard at 80/Ton
    Non shredder yard at 60/Ton

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    $0.03 per pound here in Houston.....not good.


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