Since 2004, Alpha Metal Recycling has been one of the fastest growing full service scrap metal recyclers in Chicago. For good reason — we have a solid foundation of integrity, trust and knowledge, backed by a superior level of hands-on customer service, knowledge of all types of non-ferrous and ferrous metals, achieved by our many combined years in the scrap metal industry. Our customers appreciate it, we stand by it.
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What we buy
As your one-source metal recycling solution, Alpha Metals purchases and recycles all sorts of scrap metal — always at a fair and competitive price. Click through to see the lists of metals that we deal with on an everyday basis.
Don’t see the type of material you have? Simply contact us and give a brief description or a photo — we’re committed to helping your company recycle.
Cast Aluminum Turnings
304 Stainless Steel
We employ environmentally sound practices and meet the highest standards in quality control, environmental health, and safety management.
Always at your service
Drop-off, pick-up, storage.
We offer every type of container equipment for storage and removal of scrap, with pick-up provided by our fleet of trucks — including van, gondola, flat bed, low boy trailers, box trucks, lugger and rolloffs. We’re all about providing superior service, with integrity and honesty inherent in every transaction.
CONTAINER DROP-OFF & PICK-UP
Building a program to handle your bulk manufacturing scrap is at the core of our business. From multiple daily pick-ups, to daily, weekly or monthly, we’ll accommodate the scrap flow from your business
Overseas containers & trailers
Experts in loading, removal, thru recycling
Provide containers & equipment for recyclable materials
Scrap clean-up assistance
We provide labor & equipment to get job done
Heavy machinery removal
We’ll remove all your obsolete machinery
We hold all proper certifications and can provide documentation of destruction on any project.
Edie Comminos Named Woman Business Owner of the Year
May 1, 2018. The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Chicago Chapter has named Alpha Metals Founder Edie Comminos, Woman Business Owner of the Year. Annually, the organization recognizes an entrepreneur who excels at strategy, operations, finances, problem solving, overcomes adversity and gives back to her community.
Alpha Metals analyzes your manufacturing process in order to provide and assisting you with a variety of material handling options that best suits your operation. We often fabricate handling equipment to meet the individual customer needs, whether a self-dumping hopper, palletized totes, roll-offs, drums or lugers – we’ll provide the best solution for you.