At OmniSource, safety is our number one priority. The following are a few pointers to help keep customers safe while visiting OmniSource: Follow all posted rules and obey directions from OmniSource employees Remain in customer-designated areas only Wear a shirt and shoes, as required, when entering the yard Be aware of trip hazards, including loose [...]
Any sealed tanks and cylinders must either be cut in half or have a sizable hole allowing OmniSource personnel to verify that the tanks or cylinders are empty.
OmniSource does provide pick-up service for large quantities of scrap. If you are interested in learning whether or not your material qualifies, please contact the location nearest you.
Scrap metal recycling laws vary depending on the location. In most states, you must have a current driver’s license or U.S. government-issued photo I.D. and be at least 18 years of age or older. For a complete list of required information, contact the yard nearest you.
OmniSource does not accept materials containing PCB’s (including fluorescent light ballasts, capacitors, transformers), items containing CFCs, mercury, radioactive materials, batteries other than lead-acid, rail scrap, municipal scrap, closed or pressurized tanks/cylinders, beer kegs, material containing asbestos, or any materials banned by federal, state or local law. OmniSource may require customers to provide material ownership documentation [...]