Go Green : Recycle your Old Vehicle.
Have you ever wondered what is done with cars that are taken to the junk yard? While recycling a car for used auto parts is most likely the first thing that comes to mind—the fact of the matter is that 80% of junk cars can be repurposed and recycled!
USA Junk Car Removal has been in the auto salvage, auto recycling, and auto wrecking business since 1961. During our time in business we have seen many new and inventive ways to recycle vehicles such as old and broken down cars, trucks, and vans—so that they can be turned into something new.
How To Recycle Your Old Car
If you have an old or broken down car sitting in your yard, you can call USA Junk Car Removal today to schedule a time to pick up your vehicle. Not only do we come directly to you in your locality to recycle your junk cars—but we will pay you cash at time of removal for providing your car for auto recycling.
Even if a car is:
- Has Hail Damage
- Has Fire Damage
- Is No Longer Running
There are junk yards who will gladly accept your car for auto salvage or auto recycling. All we need when you call us, is the Make, Model, Year, and Condition of your car. We will provide an instant quote over the phone, and in most cases will pick your car up for auto recycling the same day!
Once we pick up your car, we will take care of the rest. We have partnerships with junk yards, auto salvage professionals, and auto wrecking specialists who will begin the recycling process.
There are a multitude of elements on your car that can be recycled and salvaged. Some of the most common are metal, aluminum, and rubber. Some interesting facts about auto recycling are:
- 25 million tons of recycled materials are gathered from salvaged or recycled cars, trucks, and vans.
- Enough steel is recycled each year to produce 13 new million vehicles in the US and Canada.
- Nearly 12 million cars are recycled each year in the US alone, making autos the most recycled consumer product in the nation.
- Recycled oil saves over 84 million barrels of oil each year in North America.
- Automobiles produce 40% of ferrous metal for the scrapping industry.
- Used auto parts cost consumers 20-80 percent less than full priced auto parts—in some cases windshields can be recycled too.
- Up to 99% of car batteries can be recycled.
- Tires can be recycled for new tires, tracks, playgrounds, shoes, furniture, and much more.
Keep in mind that with new green inventions popping up each year, that more methods of recycling auto parts and auto elements arise with great frequency.
Any toxic items such as oil and other hazardous chemicals that junk yards are not able to recycle or salvage will be disposed of in environmentally friendly ways.
Auto Recycling Does the World Good
Not only will USA Junk Car Removal ensure that your junk cars are recycled to the fullest, but auto recycling is good for the environment and economy. We will put cash in your pocket at the time of pickup, and the auto recycling industry accounts for over 7,000 companies in the US alone, who as a whole employs over 100,000 Americans. The auto salvage and auto wrecking industry is a $25 billion dollar industry—meaning your junk cars are worth much more than you might imagine.
Aside from boosting the nationwide economy, recycling is good for the environment too. It keeps recyclable materials and toxic waste out of landfills. It saves consumers on used auto parts, and junk yard finds are an excellent place to source what you need to refurbish vintage vehicles.
The 20% of vehicles that cannot be recycled, end up in landfills, sothe sooner you recycle your vehicle—the more used auto parts and materials can be salvaged.
You Have Nothing to Lose – Free Junk Car Removal
At USA Junk Car Removal we offer premium pricing for your old, damaged, and broken down vehicles. We can remove most cars, trucks, and vans within 2 hours of calling—or the next business day at the latest.
As part of the auto wrecking industry we take pride in ensuring that all of our professional partners are as invested in recycling as we are. Once your car is removed, we take care of the rest. Your car will be recycled for used auto parts and materials.
Don’t fall for the greedy car removal professionals who try to charge you for pick up, or require you to transport your old or broken down car to them. Instead, trust in USA Junk Car removal to recycle and dispose of your car in the most responsible manner.
You may live in any city or locality of US— call us toll free to have your car picked up by one of our professionals today!