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How To Scrap Copper From Discarded Electronics And Make Lots Of Money

Updated on October 18, 2013


a malleable, ductile, metallic element having a characteristic reddish-brown color: used in large quantities as an electrical conductor and in the manufacture of alloys, as brass and bronze.

Copper is a very valuable metal that is found in many of present and past electronics. Copper can be recycled for the good of the environment and for the good of our wallet. All we have to do is locate it, remove it, process it, and finally sale it. Now, who is going to buy this Copper, Well scrap yards of course. Scrap Yards will pay a hefty price for this precious metal, but in order to get the best price we have to know what we are doing. In this article I will explain everything you will ever need to know about Copper, and what we can do with it.

Where To Find Copper

In order to find copper, we need to start looking for electronic items such as televisions, computer monitors, microwaves, appliances, etc. We can also find a lot of copper in plumbing pipe and fittings.

List Of Items Containing Copper

1. Televisions

2. Microwaves

3. Dishwashers

4. Washer And Dryers

5. Crt Computer Monitors

6. Copper Pots And Household Items

7. Automobile Parts

8. Plumbing Pipe And Fixtures

9. Extension Cords

10. Household Wiring

11. Ceiling Fans

12. Electric Ranges

13. Central Air Conditioners

14. Electric Motors

15. Window Units


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      Demarlo 3 years ago

      This is the perfect way to break down this inimtoarfon.

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      CarNoobz 4 years ago from USA

      Good "Where To Find Copper"...the Super Bowl?

      Nope. =) Voted up