Heavy metal fans are music to our ears

Ward have been providing metal recycling services for over sixty years. We recycle both ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Our modern facilities are equipped with finely calibrated weighing equipment that guarantee customers receive the best and fairest prices for scrap metals including stainless steel, iron, copper, brass, zinc lead and aluminium. It’s no ordinary scrap yard, our metal reprocessing plants extract every last recyclable fragment from household and business consumables such as batteries, cables and building site waste.

Our collection services include container wagons and  nationwide roll-on-roll-off skips in wide range of capacities from 5 to 40 cubic yards.

Contact our Professional Services team on 0345 337 0000 to get the best price for your scrap metal. Alternatively complete our online form and we’ll get back in touch.

Straightforward solutions for your business

We offer competitive pricing, excellent customer service and an extensive range of collections options. Our collection containers start from 5 cubic yard skips up to 40 cubic yard roll on/roll off skips. For larger collections, we also offer nationwide articulated collections.

  • Recycling aluminium uses 95% less energy than producing aluminium from raw materials
  • Steel is 100% recyclable into anything from cars to steel cans. It can be recycled over and over again
  • Globally, around 80% of all lead is used in the manufacture of acid batteries. All of this is recoverable and recyclable

Certified scrap metal recycling facilities

We are certified to recycle electronic goods in accordance with the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive (WEEE) and our scrappage facilities for used vehicles means you can expect to receive the best possible prices for your old car.

All companies are offered the option of linking their scrap prices to those listed in various publications. This then offers you the safeguard of being able to constantly monitor the prices and value of your scrap at any time. Our integrity is of paramount importance to us. All materials are weighed on our own fully calibrated electronic public weigh bridges.

Scrap metal prices and identification

Important information: If you wish to dispose of your metal at one of our site, please remember to bring evidence of identity which is required from all persons disposing of metal for payment. Accepted forms of identity include a UK photocard driving licence, a UK passport or an original passport from any nationality, or official national identity card.

Download our metals guide and learn why Ward are the largest independent metal recycler in the Midlands