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Our business is a people business and every customer is an important part of the recycling business. Our staff serves with a smile and is always happy to see you. We have the highest prices in the area and we always beat our competitors prices. Recycle today for the future of our earth tomorrow.


Established in 1952 The H & R name is synonymous with scrap metal recycling in the Milwaukee area and the Midwest. What began with one truck collecting batteries has grown into what the business is today. The business was founded by Reuben M Katz in 1952 and has grown to be one of the largest scrap metal recycling companies in the Wisconsin region. In the early 1960s, Ruby began putting an emphasis on scrap metal recycling, auto dismantling & processing along with nonferrous and ferrous steel for scrap processing. The firm continued to grow in the Milwaukee area, gradually devoting all of its resources to scrap metal recycling & processing. H & R Scrap Metal continues to claim its place as the largest scrap metal recycling operation in Milwaukee and the Midwest . Our motto continues to be Recycling today for a greener world tomorrow.

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