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Sep
30

Higher Copper Prices! But, for How Long???

Everyone will agree copper prices have been volatile the last few months and when asked what is the cause of the lower value, most everyone would point their fingers at China, the largest consumer of US scrap copper. However, on Wednesday, several non-Chinese factors sent copper futures upward, which has many scrap producers saying, "YES! YES! YES!" The LME's 3-Mo copper…
Jun
18
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Replacing Old, Metal-framed Windows Adds Value in Hot Home Market

Ah, summer. The season of popsicles, pool parties, backyard BBQs, and for many, moving! Approximately half of all home sales occur during the summer months. With a red-hot housing market, buyers and sellers are doing everything they can to get the most out of their homes. If you are one of those that are moving into a new home this…
Feb
27

Support Local Tacoma, WA School Through Recycling

The Rainier View Elementary PTA and Calbag Metals Tacoma are teaming up again to host the 5th Annual Scrap Metal Recycling Drive. Last year we raised over $6,000 dollars. Help support Rainier View Elementary School by donating your scrap metal and/or used electronics (some restrictions apply) to the school or the Calbag Metals Tacoma location. All the money raised from…
Jan
29
Packed Port During Slowdown

Scrappy NW Metal Recyclers

You may have heard about the slowdown of shipping at Northwest Ports that has been going on since October, 2014.  The Tacoma News Tribune reports that there are hopeful signs of resolving a port slowdown that has effected shipping at 29 West Coast Ports. http://bit.ly/ScrappyMetalRecyclers.  The good news, Calbag…
Jan
13
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Firefighters Train At Calbag Metals

Calbag Metals Family Member SurvivesTacoma Fire Department firefighters regularly train at Calbag Metals in Tacoma for high risk, tactical operations including the tools and procedures needed to save someone trapped in a a car.  While Calbag Metals in Tacoma often provides vehicles and a location for firefighter training, in December, one of our very own employees had a child walk…

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Congratulations Woodstock School (Portland, Oregon) for recycling 2,125 pounds of electronics. This limerick for #NationalLimerickDay about #EarthDay electronic recycling drive is from student, Madi P. Learn about the electronics collected and how we recycle electronics at www.calbag.com/metal-yard-market-news/ ... ...See Less

Congratulations Woodstock School (Portland, Oregon) for recycling 2,125 pounds of electronics. This limerick for #NationalLimerickDay about #EarthDay electronic recycling drive is from student, Madi P.  Learn about the electronics collected and how we recycle electronics at www.calbag.com/metal-yard-market-news/
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StarTAC flip phone, it's like 147 years old in dog years. That's all right, we've been recycling for 100+ years. Electronic Recycling in Tacoma, WA and Portland, Oregon - that's Calbag Metals. See what we can recycle for you using our recycling guide. www.calbag.com/
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StarTAC flip phone, its like 147 years old in dog years. Thats all right, weve been recycling for 100+ years. Electronic Recycling in Tacoma, WA and Portland, Oregon - thats Calbag Metals. See what we can recycle for you using our recycling guide. http://www.calbag.com/
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