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Not only is metal recycling an ethical and sustainable practice, it also provides a business and individuals with a financial solution, which is why at EMR Blackburn we never underestimate the value of your waste metal or other recyclable materials. Our experienced team of scrap metal experts will provide an excellent level of customer service with a helpful attitude. We use the latest technology to accurately grade and analyse your scrap metal assets and offer the best possible prices. As a standard practice within our services, EMR Blackburn can provide a full auditable paper trail, Certificates of Destruction and documented evidence in compliance with legal and environmental regulations.
ABOUT THIS DEPOT
ADDRESS / PHONE
Greenbank Works
Gorse Street
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB1 3EU
T. 01254 52052 01254 52052
F. 01254 675412
OPENING TIMES
Monday - Friday
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday
CLOSED
Please arrive 15 mins before closing time for prompt service and payment
LOCATION / ALTERNATIVES
FURTHER INFORMATION
If this is your first time visiting us at EMR Blackburn it is necessary that you to park up on our customer car park (turn right after the entrance gate) and see our friendly staff upstairs in the weighbridge offices. Please bring your chosen forms of identification to the office so that we can complete your registration and you’ll be ready to sell us your scrap! Please be aware that the Latest time for registration and payment is 4.30pm Monday to Friday and 11.30am on Saturdays.
WHAT WE BUY AT Blackburn
Ferrous metals
Commercial or household we buy all grades of ferrous metals including iron, cast iron, steel, wrought iron, scrap cars, and welcome domestic goods from large home appliances such as washing machines, dryers and ovens to small goods eg toasters, power tools, vacuum cleaners, lawnmowers.
Non-ferrous metals
Our yard handles all grades and volumes of non-ferrous metal including aluminium, brass, bronze, copper, lead, nickel, stainless steel, tin, titanium, zinc, alloys and more. So whether you have surplus cable, piping, taps, water tanks, boilers and more we buy it all.
Scrap cars
We buy all makes and models of scrap car, roadworthy or not.
Car batteries bought.
Catalytic converters expertly graded for up to the minute best pricing.
As a fully licensed ATF we scrap your car in an environmentally friendly way and contact DVLA to deregister your vehicle.
For prompt payment and accurate scrap metal weights, visit EMR Blackburn your local scrap metal dealer, serving Blackburn, Darwen, Rishton, Accrington, Oswaldtwistle, Hoddlesden, Burnley, Nelson, Clitheroe, Preston, Leyland, Chorley, Great Harwood and surrounding areas.

What you can sell to us and How you can sell to us
CONTACT US
If you'd like to speak with a member of the team at EMR Blackburn, please phone:

01254 52052 01254 52052
Alternatively please complete the form and we'll be in touch.

REGIONAL NEWS
14/08/2015
Yorkshire and the Humber
This scenic photo shows the EMR Attercliffe to Liverpool scrap train passing through the Calder Vall ...
01/07/2015
North West
EMR is proud to be the 2015/16 kit sponsor for the Heyside Juniors under 13’s who train in Roc ...
15/06/2015
North West
EMR was very happy to support the Milnrow and Districts Carnival for the third year running. The car ...
TRAFFIC, TRAVEL AND WEATHER NEWS
TRAFFIC & TRAVEL NEWS
UK / North West
   From Highways Agency
link road from M56 J9/M6 J20 northbound to A50 | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound. Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedul...
21/08/2018 08:30

M6 J17 northbound exit | Northbound | Congestion
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J17 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently A...
22/08/2018 17:07

M6 southbound between J21 and J20 | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J21 and J20 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be clos...
21/08/2018 21:10

M6 J21 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J21 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be clos...
21/08/2018 13:40

M6 J21 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J21 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane...
21/08/2018 16:56

M6 southbound between J21A and J21 | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J21A and J20 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 wil...
21/08/2018 21:10

M6 southbound between J21A and J21 | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J21A and J21 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be clo...
21/08/2018 21:10

M6 northbound between J20 and J21 | Northbound | Broken down vehicle
Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J20 and J21 . Reason : Broken down vehicle. Status...
22/08/2018 14:58

M6 northbound between J20 and J21 | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J20 and J21 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be...
22/08/2018 10:31

M6 northbound between J20 and J21 | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J20 and J21 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be clos...
22/08/2018 10:31

LOCAL NEWS
Lancashire
   From BBC News
Monkeypox: Heathcare worker is third UK case of disease
The person was involved in the care of a patient with the disease, Public Health England says.
26/09/2018 10:48

Animal abuse conviction for man who punched donkey
Andrew Lomas and Suzzana Taylor committed "appalling" attacks on 29 donkeys, the RSPCA says.
25/09/2018 20:03

Storm Ali: Man blown over on 55th wedding anniversary dies
Jim Tattersall was celebrating his wedding anniversary when he was knocked over and hit his head.
25/09/2018 17:45

Preston New Road fracking: Cuadrilla bring equipment to wells
Cuadrilla said fracking will start soon, as lorries bring equipment to their Preston New Road site.
24/09/2018 12:33

County Championship: Lancashire relegated to Division Two
Lancashire's relegation to Division Two of the County Championship is confirmed on day two of their ...
25/09/2018 17:33

Compensation for delay-hit Northern passengers extended
Non-season ticket holders affected by the rail disruption in the summer are now eligible to make a c...
24/09/2018 07:45

Accrington Stanley lose set of false teeth which were already lost by a fan
Accrington Stanley lose the false set of teeth which were misplaced at the club's Crown Ground on Sa...
24/09/2018 11:39

Preston North End 2-2 Middlesbrough: Boro beat North End on penalties to go through
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25/09/2018 20:54

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25/09/2018 20:41

Bournemouth 3-2 Blackburn: Cherries through after late Callum Wilson winner
Bournemouth let a two-goal lead slip before Callum Wilson hits a stoppage-time goal to defeat Blackb...
25/09/2018 21:54

LOCAL WEATHER NEWS
Blackburn
   From BBC Weather
GROUP-WIDE NEWS
20/06/2018
Jersey / Bellozanne Site
EMR Jersey (the Scrapyard) has launched a Community Fund to support green initiatives which enhance ...