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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
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
Our Contact Us form is not available at the moment, please email info@emrgroup.com
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
Scientists aim to spot abusers from their hands
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27/02/2020 00:11

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26/02/2020 15:24

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27/02/2020 12:12

Schools shut for 'precautionary' coronavirus cleans
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26/02/2020 06:56

County lines: Police arrest 46 in raids across the UK
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26/02/2020 00:07

Anglesey crossbow murder: Man guilty of Gerald Corrigan murder
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24/02/2020 17:44

Men jailed after 29 immigrants found in van
A judge says the defendants "traded in human misery" and had carted people about "like freight".
24/02/2020 17:47

Darnell Fisher: Preston North End defender's ban removed after red card appeal
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27/02/2020 16:31

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27/02/2020 18:15

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Blackburn’s play-off ambitions suffer a slight setback as they are held to a goalless draw at Ewood ...
26/02/2020 22:15

LOCAL WEATHER NEWS
Blackburn
   From BBC Weather
GROUP-WIDE NEWS
03/06/2019
Group-wide
EMR Jersey (the Scrapyard) has relaunched its Community Fund to support green initiatives which enha ...