Scrap Metal

Accepted for Recycling


  • Aluminum: household items, lawn mower, lawn chair, chain saw, window frame, screen door.
  • Brass: plumbing, automotive parts, farm items, household items, etc.
  • Cast: heating stoves, window weights, automotive parts, piping
  • Copper: plumbing, household items, roofing, wire
  • Die Cast: plumbing parts, automotive parts
  • Lead: roofing, plumbing, fishing, etc.
  • Radiators: automotive parts
  • Stainless: household items, plumbing, parts, industrial items
  • Steel: piping, farm items, automotive parts, roofing, siding
  • Tin: bicycles, B-B-Q, household items, siding, roofing, gutters
  • Wire Electrical: household, automotive, industrial (copper or aluminum)

Not Accepted for Recycling


  • Cylinders: hydraulic, pneumatic, shocks, struts, propane, fire extinguisher, gas, chemical, etc.
  • Electrical: motors, fluorescent lamp ballast
  • Vehicles requiring a license, including automobiles, campers, trailers, or boats.
  • Wire/Cable: phone wire, coax, steel cable, wire fence

Bulky Metal Appliances


Bulky metal appliances, also known as "white goods," are accepted at the transfer stations in BZ Corners, Dallesport and Goldendale, but are collected separate from other types of scrap metal. Ask the attendant for assistance. Out of county appliances are not accepted.

Drop-Off Locations


BZ Corners, Dallesport and Goldendale transfer stations.