Scrap Brass Swarf at Wallace Reader & Son.

Our yard has been dealing with scrap Brass Swarf for over 75 years, with the purpose built Machinery on site to cope with all sizes of scrap Brass Swarf.

Our brand new 2013 Terex FUCHS MHL340 is one of the worlds leading Brass Swarf handlers purchased in March 2013 to help us handle your scrap Brass Swarf in bulk.

With our machinery on site, We can ensure our Burnley scrapyard can handle all quantities of Brass Swarf for recycling and have the room to cope.

“Big enough to cope…

…Small enough to care!”

What is scrap Brass Swarf?

You may be wondering what scrap Brass Swarf is and what we take… Well, basically ANY Brass Swarf that need recycling because it’s no longer fit for reuse… With recycling ALL KINDS of metal it doesn’t matter what grade or material you have.

Like Scrap Steel Turnings , Stainless Steel Turnings and Aluminium Turnings, Brass Swarf is commonly found in engineerinc companies where Drilling and milling has taken place. Its the waste off their machines.

Scrap Brass Swarf Prices:

Prices of Brass Swarf can fluctuate on a daily basis. (See below for a GUIDE ONLY. Accurate prices can be obtained by Emailing us at or by calling our scrapyard in Burnley on (01282)421146

Metal GroupMetal GradePrice Per TonDate Price UpdatedExamples
BRASSMixed Brass£2,15011th November 2016Ornaments, kitchen/bathroom Taps, door handles, plumbing fittings etc.
BRASSNew Brass£220011th November 2016new / clean production brass bar,
BRASSBrass Swarf/Borings£2,00011th November 2016usually from manufacturers of brass.
BRASSPhos.Bronze£2,40011th November 2016cogs/crown wheels, old pressure valves
BRASSGunMetal£2,40011th November 2016cogs/crown wheels, old pressure valves


Scrap Brass Swarf Collection:

Wallace Reader & Son Ltd can arrange free collection for your scrap Brass Swarf TODAY! We can collect your Brass Swarf for recycling at any time of the day between 8:30am and 5pm. We can either drop off a skip for a skip collection OR arrange on of our scrap collectors to collect it for you.

Whichever you decide to choose, We can accommodate and make recycling your scrap metal as easy as possible for you.