Titanium Vs. Aluminum

November 5, 2021

Titanium and aluminum are metals that can be found everywhere and are used in almost all the objects we encounter daily. But how much do you really know about each of these metals? How are they different from each other? When titanium is compared to aluminum, it’s helpful to know which metal is better in …

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Most Valuable Scrap Metals: Best Things to Scrap For Money

March 5, 2021

People throw money out with the trash every time they bring their garbage to the curbside. While most people won’t throw away dollars and coins on purpose, they will throw away other valuable materials without knowing it. You miss out on more money in your pocket every time you discard certain scrap metals. Some precious …

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Ferrous Vs Non-Ferrous Metals: What’s the Difference?

February 17, 2021

One of the most frequently asked questions in the scrap industry is about the difference between ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Ultimately, the differences between these types of metals come down to one key component — iron. Here we’ll explain the essential differences between these types of metals and what they mean in terms of scrap …

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Is Metal Recyclable? How to Recycle Scrap Metal

February 8, 2021

Recycling metal offers many benefits to you, the environment and society at large. First, it preserves natural resources by decreasing the raw ore we mine. It lowers emissions since recycling metal uses less energy than extracting metal from raw ore. It also reduces the waste that arrives in landfills. On the economic side, recycling is …

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Welcome To Liberty’s New Site

A conveyer belt at an Erie scrap metal recycling yard
July 6, 2020

An Update from Liberty Iron & Metal Liberty Iron & Metal would like to welcome you to our new website! If you need any additional information about our locations or services please contact us by filling out our short form. Contact Us

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Liberty Iron Named Finalist for Scrap Company of the Year and Environmental Responsibility/Stewardship Categories

April 4, 2018

Phoenix, Arizona – April 4, 2018 – Liberty Iron & Metal, Inc. (Liberty) today announced that it has been named a finalist by American Metal Market’s Award for Steel Excellence in the categories of Scrap Company of the Year and Environmental Responsibility/Stewardship. Over 53 companies in 15 categories are being honored as finalists across the …

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Liberty Iron & Metal Inc. Announces Acquisition of BNC Recycling Inc.

March 29, 2018

Phoenix, AZ. – March 29, 2018 – Liberty Iron & Metal Inc. (Liberty) announces today that it has completed the acquisition of substantially all assets of BNC Recycling Inc. (BNC). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. New Leader Joins Liberty’s Team BNC has grown into a Northeast area leader in the recycling of …

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Liberty Iron & Metal Announces Mike Diamond as New CEO

September 29, 2017

Phoenix, Arizona – September 29, 2017 – Liberty Iron & Metal Holdings, Inc. (Liberty) today announced Mike Diamond as its new chief executive officer. Mr. Diamond will replace Mike Greulich, current CEO of Liberty, effective October 1, 2017. Change in Leadership Sets Liberty Up for Success Diamond currently serves as Chief Operating Officer of Liberty …

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Liberty Secures $50 Million in New Financing Agreement with Key Bank

July 27, 2017

Phoenix, Arizona – July 27, 2017 – Liberty Iron & Metal Holdings (Liberty) successfully closed on a new $50 million financing agreement with its long-term banking partner KeyBank and its affiliates. The financing includes an Asset Based Revolver provided by KeyBank Business Capital, a capital line provided by KeyBank Equipment Finance, and a commodity hedging …

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