Metal Recycling Services

We buy all types of ferrous, nonferrous, and e-scrap metals at each of our recycling locations, with a team of specialists who continually monitor market conditions to establish fair, competitive prices.

Our Company Commitment

We strive to be good neighbors, stewards of the environment and a great place to do business. Our employees, customers, communities and environment deserve nothing less than our very best every day.

Safety

A goal of zero accidents. Ever.

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Environmental Awareness

Because scrap yards help save the Earth.

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Integrity

We follow strict standards for what materials we will accept.

Giving Back

Supporting the communities in which we work and live.

A History of Recycling

Metals Recycling Services, LLC (MRS) is a wholly owned venture of Nucor Corporation and operates as part of the Nucor subsidiary, Cincinnati-based, The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), one of USA’s largest scrap metal companies. 
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1885

Our parent company, The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), began.

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1999

Metal Recycling Services was formed.

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2008

 Nucor Corporation acquired the assets of Metal Recycling Services and DJJ in April, 2008.

2012

Two additional recycling facilities (in Gastonia NC and Marion NC) were purchased from State Line Scrap.

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Today

MRS operates 3 recycling facilities and 2 automobile shredders.

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