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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
M6 J18 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J18 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Ac...
22/02/2018 22:02

M6 J18 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J18 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently...
22/02/2018 22:03

M6 J18 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J18 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be clos...
22/02/2018 11:13

M6 J19 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J19 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Ac...
22/02/2018 21:03

M6 J21 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J21 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. ...
22/02/2018 11:13

link road from M6 J20 northbound to M56 J9 westbound | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M56 westbound entry slip at junction J9 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be clos...
22/02/2018 13:30

link road from M6 J20 northbound to M56 J9 westbound | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M56 westbound entry slip at junction J9 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Ac...
22/02/2018 20:02

link road from M6 J20 northbound to M56 J9 westbound/A50 | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J20 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Ac...
22/02/2018 20:37

link road from M6 J20 northbound to M56 J9 westbound/A50 | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J20 to A50. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will b...
22/02/2018 13:30

link road from M56 J9 eastbound to M6 J20/A50 | Eastbound | Road Works
Location : The M56 eastbound exit slip at junction J9 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed...
22/02/2018 11:13

LOCAL NEWS
Lancashire
   From BBC News
Blackpool FC owner Owen Oyston ends legal action against fans
Owen Oyston pledges to stop suing supporters after a series of meetings with supporters.
22/02/2018 16:13

1953 FA Cup final hat-trick football sells for £5,250
The ball was used in the 1953 FA Cup Final in which Stan Mortensen scored a hat-trick.
22/02/2018 16:48

John Sheridan: Fleetwood Town name ex-Oldham and Notts County boss as head coach
Fleetwood Town name former Oldham Athletic boss John Sheridan as head coach on a deal until the end ...
22/02/2018 15:07

Lathom solar plan queried over suspected WW1 horse graves
Concerns are voiced over plans to build a solar plant on what some believe to be World War One horse...
22/02/2018 06:35

Rishton crash: Damien Raeburn jailed for killing pedestrian Susan Shaw
Charity fundraiser Susan Shaw was fatally hit by Damien Raeburn's car while he was being pursued by ...
21/02/2018 17:10

Lostock Hall: Three on manslaughter charge over 19-month-old girl's death
The three have been all been bailed to appear at Preston Magistrates' Court on Thursday.
21/02/2018 16:21

Tom Heaton: Burnley and England keeper makes comeback after shoulder surgery
Burnley and England goalkeeper Tom Heaton plays his first match since having surgery on a dislocated...
20/02/2018 16:30

Aston Villa 1-1 Preston North End
Aston Villa miss the chance to move second in the Championship after being held at home by play-off ...
20/02/2018 22:02

Fleetwood Town 1-2 Portsmouth
A late fightback can not prevent Fleetwood losing their eighth game in a row as Portsmouth became th...
20/02/2018 22:16

Guiseley 1-0 AFC Fylde
Guiseley stun AFC Fylde with to earn their first win in 10 league matches and their maiden triumph u...
20/02/2018 22:34

LOCAL WEATHER NEWS
Blackburn
   From BBC Weather
Thursday: Partly Cloudy, Minimum Temperature: -1°C (30°F)
Minimum Temperature: -1°C (30°F), Wind Direction: East South Easterly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Visibility:...
22/02/2018 18:25

Friday: Sunny Intervals, Maximum Temperature: 5°C (41°F) Minimum Temperature: -1°C (30°F)
Maximum Temperature: 5°C (41°F), Minimum Temperature: -1°C (30°F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, W...
22/02/2018 22:03

Saturday: Sunny, Maximum Temperature: 5°C (41°F) Minimum Temperature: -1°C (30°F)
Maximum Temperature: 5°C (41°F), Minimum Temperature: -1°C (30°F), Wind Direction: East South Easter...
22/02/2018 22:03

GROUP-WIDE NEWS
16/08/2016
Group-wide
15 August, 2016 – The British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA) is pleased to support today& ...