2213 Tyler Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733


P&T Metals has perfected our processes over five decades to get you maximum value from whatever scrap you need recycled — wire, cable, conduit, bus bar, power supplies, motors, solar scrap, misc. electric components and utility company scraps are just a few of the items we purchase and recycle.

Our experience allows us to bring the most beneficial processes so that even something as small as leftover job-site scrap, to large inventory surpluses, can help streamline your bottom line.

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Electrical Industry Recycling - Electrical Wires and Cables
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Why choose us for electrical scrap metal recycling

We make scrap recycling easy – from electrical contractors to cable and utility companies, we provide great services that cover the full range of materials. Our top-notch sorting, shearing, shredding, and baler compacting capabilities, guarantee no scrap recycling project is too large or small for us! Plus, with our array of trucks, storage containers, and roll-off bins, we can provide pick service on a one-time basis, a routine scheduled pick-up service, or service when call (or you can drop off material if it’s more convenient). Either way, you’ll be sure to find a solution tailored to fit your needs.

How we ensure compliance and security in electrical recycling

Hazardous waste

Certified with the Los Angeles County Hazardous Materials Disclosure Program and Hazardous Waste Generator Program. This program ensures that all generated Hazardous materials and substances from materials and related processes are properly disposed of.

ITAR compliant

We are ITAR compliant adhering to each individual project requirement. Our team undergoes regular training to ensure they stay up to date with the latest ITAR compliance guidelines. We adhere to strict security protocols, so you can rest easy knowing your materials & data are in good hands.

Demil compliant

We’re fully demil compliant either for government material/parts or individual Company policy and equipped to handle the complex requirements of aerospace, aviation, and medical industries. We take pride in our superior demilitarization processes for all industries– ensuring the utmost care and skillful expertise for every project.

Dept of DTSC

We are certified with the California Department of Toxic Substances Control, ensuring that our processes and procedures meet the highest standards for handling hazardous waste. You can rely on us to follow all necessary regulations and protocols.

DOT Motor Carrier

We are registered with the Department of Transportation and hold a valid Motor Carrier Permit, which ensures our vehicles are safe, well-maintained, and our drivers are qualified and trained to transport materials safely. All trucks are inspected by the Highway Patrol vehicle inspection department on a routine timeline.
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Benefits of choosing our scrap metal recycling company

We help you safely and securely recycle your used wire, cable, electronics, and electrical materials with a range of convenient solutions – with easy drop-off at our location or schedule a pick-up at your facility or job site. Our high-tech facility provides shredding, shearing, sorting, torching, melting, and baler compacting capabilities for all kinds of industrial needs. Plus, we guarantee secure handling throughout the entire recycling process!

Our operations are vast and can include

  • Reliable fleet of transportation: We can help with our abundant truck fleet of flatbeds, roll-offs, and lift gate trucks.
  • Variety of container sizes: We offer a variety of storage containers such as 40-yard roll-off bins, half roll-off bins (20 yard), and several types of smaller bins to make sure you get exactly what your project requires.
  • Accept drop-off material: We provide a convenient drop-off location for recycling your recyclable scrap items – no sorting required!
  • Top-grade equipment: We have all the necessary machinery & tools to make sure you don’t wait around – 8 certified scales, experienced metal sorters, metal analyzers, stripping machines, and extensive unloading equipment.

Our guarantee

We’re dedicated to providing the highest-quality scrap metal recycling services to the electrical industry in Southern California. Our experienced team understands the unique needs of the electrical industry and will work with you to provide tailored solutions that meet your specific requirements. We guarantee the highest payouts in the area for all types of electrical scrap metal, and our commitment to exceptional customer service means that you can always count on us for fast, reliable service.
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Unloading your scrap management can be a hassle! Let P&T Metals make it simple – our team has the experience to handle industrial needs of any size. Contact us today for more info, and let’s get started on making your life easier!

We buy a wide variety of electrical metals, wires & cables

We buy a wide range of materials. With the highest payouts in the area, we provide a convenient solution for electrical companies to sell all their metal, wire, & cable scrap in one place.


Can P&T Metals recycle all types of electrical scrap, besides copper wire?

Yes, we have the know-how and the right tools to process all types of electrical scrap. Not only copper wire but, transformers, aluminum wire, cell site cable, motors, relay, etc.

What is the process for selling scrap metal to P&T Metals?

Just give us a call. Schedule a pickup or bring it directly over to us – and then our on-site staff will help unload, sort, & weigh. P&T is open and fully staffed-6 days a week. We turn recycling into a simple process either picking up at your facility or bringing it here to our location.

Can P&T Metals provide container and pick-up services for electrical scrap?

Yes, we’ve got plenty of options for pick-up services, and a variety of sizes and types of storage containers, roll-off bins, and other recycling options, whether it’s a one-time pickup or an ongoing service schedule.

How does P&T Metals ensure that sensitive information on electrical equipment is properly disposed of?

At P&T Metals, we recognize how critical it is to safely eliminate sensitive data and markings, from specific electronic hardware and machines.. That’s why our failsafe operations guarantee that all confidential information, company trademarks, proprietary parts/machinery, or serial numbers, will be thoroughly destroyed and/or demiled before the recycling ever begins.

How does P&T Metals weigh and measure the scrap that is brought in?

We use industrial-grade weighing systems and certified scales with stringent processes to provide the utmost accuracy. All of our scale personnel go through a comprehensive training regimen and are State certified prior to becoming a qualified weighmaster. Our State certified scales are calibrated every day!

Our Services

We specialize in providing a wide range of scrap metal management solutions to meet the needs of various industries and clients. With years of experience in the industry, we have established ourselves as a trusted partner for all your scrap metal needs. Our team of experts is committed to delivering quality services that exceed your expectations and ensure maximum value for your scrap metal.