scrap metal


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Noun1.scrap metal - discarded metal suitable for reprocessingscrap metal - discarded metal suitable for reprocessing; "he finally sold the car for scrap metal"
rubbish, trash, scrap - worthless material that is to be disposed of
scrap iron - iron to be melted again and reworked
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M2 PRESSWIRE-September 5, 2019-: Scrap Metal Recycling 2019 Global Trends, Market Size, Share, Status, SWOT Analysis and Forecast to 2025
Summary: Thousands of tons of scrap metal are piling up across Lebanon after Turkey last week halted imports of the material, in an apparent response to a Lebanese ban on certain Turkish imports.
White has been banned from and carrying out waste and scrap metal collections from residential or commercial premises in the county, while Straughair is banned from having sole possession or control of scrap metal in County Durham and from collecting waste or goods from residential or commercial premises in the county.
White has been banned from carrying out waste and scrap metal collections from residential or commercial premises in the county, while Straughair is banned from having sole possession or control of scrap metal in County Durham and from collecting waste or goods from residential or commercial premises in the county.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Erzurum Scrap Metal Collectors and Recyclers' Association has filed a criminal complaint against the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party)-governed Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality, alleging that the municipality has sold TL 6 million worth of scrap metal in a backdoor deal.
The Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 was brought in last year making it illegal for anyone to pay cash for scrap metal and also forcing scrap metal collectors and dealers to be licensed.
A SCRAP metal dealer has once again had his licence bid rejected.
A BIRMINGHAM man has been fined after collecting scrap metal without a licence.
NEW licence fees for scrap metal dealers in the Vale of Glamorgan have been agreed by council leaders.
But new legislation aimed at cracking down on scrap metal theft, which came into force last month, means all scrap metal merchants will now have to have a licence.