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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
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01/07/2015
North West
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15/06/2015
North West
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TRAFFIC, TRAVEL AND WEATHER NEWS
TRAFFIC & TRAVEL NEWS
UK / North West
   From Highways Agency
M6 J19 northbound exit | Northbound | Road Works
Location : The M6 northbound exit slip at junction J19 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. ...
21/07/2017 04:05

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...
21/07/2017 04:05

link road from M56 J9 westbound to M6 J20 northbound/A50 | Westbound | Road Works
From Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J9 . To Location : The M6 northbound entry ...
21/07/2017 04:05

link road from M56 J9 westbound to M6 J20 northbound/A50 | Westbound | Road Works
From Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J9 . To Location : The M6 northbound entry ...
21/07/2017 04:05

link road from M56 J9 westbound to M6 J20 northbound/A50 | Westbound | Road Works
From Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J9 . To Location : The M6 northbound entry ...
21/07/2017 04:05

link road from M56 J9 westbound to M6 J20 northbound/A50 | Westbound | Road Works
From Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J9 . To Location : The M6 northbound entry ...
21/07/2017 04:05

link road from M56 J9 westbound to M6 J20 northbound/A50 | Westbound | Road Works
From Location : The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J9 . To Location : The M6 northbound entry ...
21/07/2017 04:05

M56 westbound between J8 and J9 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J7 and J9 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be c...
21/07/2017 04:05

M56 westbound between J8 and J9 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J7 and J9 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will b...
21/07/2017 04:05

M56 westbound between J8 and J9 | Westbound | Road Works
Location : The M56 westbound between junctions J7 and J9 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be c...
21/07/2017 04:05

LOCAL NEWS
Lancashire
   From BBC News
Man in critical condition after Blackburn crash
The 24-year-old was in a car that lost control after overtaking a vehicle in Blackburn on Friday.
23/07/2017 13:32

Missing Charlene Downes: Blackpool mum 'to sue police'
Charlene Downes' mother asks why there was a 13-year gap in releasing CCTV images of her daughter.
20/07/2017 21:08

Three men charged in Colne death probe
The 50-year-old man died after being found unconscious in Colne on Tuesday.
21/07/2017 10:08

Lancashire flash floods hit homes and businesses
Some Lancashire homes were left swamped in up to six inches of water following torrential downpours.
20/07/2017 09:36

United Utilities admits charge over cryptosporidium water outbreak
The charge relates to a water bug outbreak in Lancashire that left up to 700,000 unable to drink tap...
19/07/2017 15:18

Company admits causing beach tar balls and oil spillage
Energy company Eni UK said oil and tar from its plant washed up along the Fylde Coast
19/07/2017 19:55

Lancashire council restructure plans 'unlawful', chief executive says
The proposed changes would see chief executive Jo Turton removed from her role.
18/07/2017 19:26

Why are more under 45s choosing cruise holidays?
Traditionally seen as the domain of the over 60s, cruise companies are seeing increasingly different...
23/07/2017 00:39

In pictures: 24 hours in England
See all the pictures from our hour-by-hour gallery
19/07/2017 22:08

Lancashire victorious, plus T20 round-up
Ross Whiteley hits six sixes in an over but Worcestershire lose to Yorkshire, plus Sunday's T20 Blas...
23/07/2017 17:38

LOCAL WEATHER NEWS
Blackburn
   From BBC Weather
Sunday: Light Cloud, Minimum Temperature: 13°C (55°F)
Minimum Temperature: 13°C (55°F), Wind Direction: North North Easterly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility...
23/07/2017 19:24

Monday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 20°C (68°F) Minimum Temperature: 13°C (55°F)
Maximum Temperature: 20°C (68°F), Minimum Temperature: 13°C (55°F), Wind Direction: North North West...
23/07/2017 23:25

Tuesday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 19°C (66°F) Minimum Temperature: 13°C (55°F)
Maximum Temperature: 19°C (66°F), Minimum Temperature: 13°C (55°F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind S...
23/07/2017 23:25

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