Monday 18 January 2016

Scrapping Cans To The Scrap Yard

Canisters are really difficult to wave off. You need to know some tips on how to prepare the food and drink canisters for the scrap yard.

Organizing canisters for the scrap dump 
  • Rinse the cans thoroughly. The scrap yards wouldn’t want food particles to be see over the metal you are selling.
  • Crushing the cans have become a common behaviour with people. When your done gorging that delicious tuna or sipping the juice, you are most likely to crush the can. Try not crushing them if you are going to take them to the scrap dump. It is because the scrap yards would like to see the cans empty as they are with no litter inside the cans. 
  • Categorize the canisters. Start with sorting steel canisters vis a vis aluminium. You can use a magnet to separate aluminium from steel. 

Collecting canisters

Collecting canisters is an activity to be executed with care. When you collect cans remember to ensure yourself you know the place thoroughly before collecting the cans. So if you want to collect cans or other scrap metal from a commercial or residential area, be sure to take permission from the concerned authorities and staff. It is important to know that intruding in an area to even collect metal scrap is prohibited.


Some scrap dumps may not accept your food canisters as they may have certain limitations. The scrap yard may require the food canisters to be washed properly and or disavow them due to being crushed even slightly. Hence, ensure you follow the above tips to have the scrap yard accept your Aluminium Scrap in Qatar.

Tuesday 12 January 2016

The Scrap Arm: Tackling Snow

Winter does not affect you much if you belong to the industry catering to heaters. However, winter does have a significant effect on the scrap arm where the scrap yards and associated employees are seriously affected with lessor no scrap jobs due to snow. How should scrap yards tackle this snowy haul? Here are some useful suggestions.

Start preparing

Winter is the best time to prepare for great profits ahead. How?

Winter is the time when the huge snow lands make it difficult for scrappers to collect scrap thus affecting steady business flow. Instead, take time to prepare a client list. This includes the various clients you are going to contact and recommend your services after the winter thaw.


Throughout the year, you may not have got time to organize your work area. Winter is the time to get everything in place so that you can focus on business as soon as the weather lightens. Put your scrapping instruments ready and brace them up, sharpen them and you are all set to bring in steady business with higher revenues.

Be done with major paperwork

The busy days often make us neglect the mundane paperwork. Winter is the best time to ensure all your bills are paid and you don’t receive a hugely numbered fine check at your doorstep later. Don’t forget to pay your taxes!

Get rid of the scrap inside

While you are busy outdoors at work, you forget to manage the scrap present inside your home. So while you’re enjoying sipping hot chocolate, take time to work on the scrap metal accumulated at your home like breaking down the redundant computers or stripping the aluminium wires.

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