Recycling center customers

Recycling Center

Our Recycling Center is open to the public for all your recycling needs no matter the quantity of your material. 


We are here to serve you!

  • Manufacturers
  • Homeowners
  • Recyclers / Collectors
  • Tradesmen
  • Contractors
We accept all metals including, but limited to:
  • Aluminum
  • Brass
  • Copper
  • Stainless Steel
  • Insulated Wire
  • Nickel Alloys
  • Steel

United Scrap Metal is committed to providing all customers with comprehensive recycling solutions. Some materials, due to their nature, require that specific conditions be met prior to acceptance. For further information, please reference our Inbound Receiving Policy.


United Scrap Metal prides itself on: 

High Integrity – In every relationship and within every transaction
  • Accurate weights – our scales are calibrated weekly
  • Competitive pricing and immediate payment


Comprehensive Solutions
  • Integrated wire processing operation; able to accept small and large volumes
  • Knowledge of all recyclable materials
  • Will help you unload quickly and easily, providing you clean containers
  • Modern on-site processing operation capable of processing all grades and forms of scrap commodities


Superior Service
  • Easy accessibility on Cicero Avenue, between I-55 and I-290
  • Excellent communications; our team members are fluent in English, Spanish & Polish
  • Quick service & immediate payment upon receipt

United Scrap Metal

Recyling Center

(Cicero Ave. & 15th Place)

1545 South Cicero Avenue
Cicero, IL 60804-1529
(708) 780-6800


Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday       6:00 am – 6:00 pm

Saturday                    6:00 am – 2:00 pm

Sunday                       Closed


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