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Our Recycling Services

Our Recycling Services | Shulman Company Recycling Services | Shulman Co. Inc. Recycling Services

What We Do

Having been in business for more than 85 years, Shulman Company our success is attributable to our commitment of offering exemplary service, being respectful and fair to our customers'  needs.  Equally important is our sensitivity to our environment, assuring that all material we handle is 100% recyclable.  As a member of our trade industry organization, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, we are kept abreast of industry trends, as well as maintaining a safe environments and operational principles.


  • NYS Bottle & Can Redemption Center

  • Residential, Small Volume Scrap Metal Recycling

  • Industrial & Commercial Scrap Metal Recycling

  • Metal Grading & Weighing on Public Scales

  • Roll-Off Container & Recycling Transportation Services

  • Railroad Transportation Services

What We Buy

Ferrous Metals:

  • No. 1 Hvy. Melting to Domestic Consumers

  • No. 1 Busheling

  • Machine Shop Turnings

  • Plate & Structurals (5 ft. & under)

  • Plate & Structurals (2 ft. & under)

  • Unprepared P & S

  • Scrap Rail

  • Other Track Material (OTM)

  • Heavy Breakable Cast

  • No. 1 Machinery Cast

  • Unclean Auto Motors

  • Automotives

  • Unprepared Steel

  • Light Iron

  • Appliances


  • Office Paper

  • News Blank

  • Double Lined Kraft

  • Magazines

  • Newspaper

  • Corrugated


NYS Bottle & Can Redemption Center:

  • NYS Deposit Glass Bottles

  • NYS Deposit Aluminum Cans

  • NYS Deposit Plastic Bottles

Non-Ferrous Metals:

  • Bare Bright

  • No. 1 Copper Wire

  • No. 2 Copper Wire

  • Light Copper

  • #1 Insulated Copper Wire

  • #2 Insulated Copper Wire

  • #3 Insulated Copper Wire

  • Copper Transformers

  • Electric Motors

  • Sealed Units

  • Red Brass

  • Irony Brass

  • Yellow Brass

  • Car Radiators

  • Irony Car Radiators

  • Heater Cores

  • Aluminum Cans

  • Aluminum Foil

  • Aluminum Cast

  • Aluminum Siding

  • Aluminum Clip

  • Aluminum Litho

  • Aluminum Extrusions 10/10

  • Aluminum Thermal Extrusions

  • Irony Aluminum

  • Aluminum Wire EC Bare

  • Aluminum Transformers

  • Aluminum Radiators

  • Irony Aluminum Radiators

  • Irony Aluminum Copper Radiators

  • Aluminum Copper Radiators

  • Aluminum Car Rims

  • Aluminum Truck Rims

  • 316 Stainless Steel

  • 304 Stainless Steel

  • Irony Stainless steel

  • Carbide Inserts and Tips

  • Stainless Steel Turnings

  • Tool Steel

  • Soft Lead

  • Lead Wheel Weights

  • Batteries

  • Industrial Batteries

What We Do Not Buy

  • Closed containers of any type

  • All perforated pipe used for hydraulic fracturing with detonating charges

  • Cans and/or any other containers suspected of containing liquid, powder, gases, fumes, etc., that may be considered hazardous or potentially hazardous

  • Metallic scrap contaminated with hazardous substances or hazardous materials

  • Transformers of any type without documentation stating that they are empty and do not contain PCBs

  • Liquids or fluids, except for batteries that are in good condition

  • Cracked or leaking batteries

  • Nickel-cadmium batteries

  • Switches or other equipment containing liquid mercury

  • Equipment containing pressurized refrigerant gases such as CFCs or HCFCs

  • Radioactive materials or radioactively contaminated materials

  • Compressors (unless removed from appliances)

  • Asbestos containing materials

  • Any PCB-containing or PCB-contaiminated equipment, piping, storage vessels, or other materials

  • Metal materials with significant non-metal materials loosely associated (not an incorporated part of the recyclable metal material). Examples include:

    • Glass

    • Plastic

    • Concrete

    • Bricks

    • Soil

    • Insulation

  • All fluorescent fixtures (Non PCB)

  • Hospital/medical scrap (unless written certification indicates that this material is free of radioactive material)

  • Railroad scrap without written consent

What We Buy
What We Do Not Buy
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The Shulman Family | Elmira, NY | Shulman Co., Inc.

Shulman Management

The third generation, Steve Shulman, joined the company in 1970.  With 50 years experience in the scrap industry, Steve’s knowledge and expertise sets Shulman Company apart.
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