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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
The 'Thai bride' dumped in the hills
Fourteen years after a woman's body was found in Yorkshire, will the mystery of her death be solved?
09/12/2018 00:33

Dudley fatal stabbing victim was father of four
Yasir Hussain, from Lancashire, died from stab wounds to the back, police said.
08/12/2018 11:08

Burnley 1-0 Brighton: James Tarkowksi goal earns Clarets hard-fought win
James Tarkowski scores the only goal of the game as Burnley beat Brighton to move out of the relegat...
08/12/2018 18:59

Blackpool Golden Mile to become 'world class', council claims
Plans are unveiled for a £300m tourism development on Blackpool's Golden Mile.
07/12/2018 12:54

Norovirus: Preston school closed for 'deep clean' after 40 pupils fall ill
Forty pupils at a Preston school fall ill in a "suspected outbreak" of the vomiting bug, its head sa...
07/12/2018 13:11

Rail regulator says industry 'must put passengers first'
Passengers must be put first in the future following "complacency" from the rail industry, a report ...
07/12/2018 13:19

Grade II listed Burnley Empire Theatre bought for £1
Burnley Empire, which was last used in 1995, was named the UK's fifth most "at risk" theatre.
06/12/2018 18:07

Championship: Middlesbrough 1-1 Blackburn Rovers
Ten-man Middlesbrough fight back from a goal down to draw with Blackburn Rovers and avoid back-to-ba...
08/12/2018 17:10

Nottingham Forest 0-1 Preston North End: Lewis Moult goal secures away win
Lewis Moult scores the only goal of the game as Preston end Nottingham Forest's five-game unbeaten r...
08/12/2018 17:38

Accrington A-A Sunderland
Heavy rain and an unplayable pitch forces Accrington Stanley's home game with Sunderland to be aband...
08/12/2018 17:48

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 ...