• Cans (must be clean –  should contain no foil, dirt, or other items)
  • Wheels
  • Extrusions
  • Lithograph plates
  • Pipe and wire
  • Sheet
  • Siding
  • Pots and pans
  • Window frames (all glass removed)
  • Cast


  • #1 & #2 Copper
  • Bare wire
  • Roofing
  • All types of insulated or coated copper wire 
  • Copper bearing material


  • All types

Miscellaneous items:

  • ​Lead
  • Zinc
  • Die cast

What We Accept at Our Warehouse and How to Prepare It:

We want you to get the most out of your scrap when you visit us. Please review what we accept in our non-ferrous warehouse and get an idea of how we like some materials prepared. Please note that in order for us to remain in compliance with Virginia State Laws you must have a CURRENT (non-expired) government issued ID in order to sell us anything (other than aluminum cans.) If you have something not listed below, or if you have any additional questions about your material please do not hesitate to give us a call so we can further assist you! 540-825-0996.

Wise Services & Recycling

745 N. Commerce St.

Culpeper, VA 22701

540 825 0996

Electric Motors:

  • All attachments including wood etc, must be removed


  • All fluids need to be removed

Catalytic converters:

  • ​We don't do pricing over the phone for converters. Please come see us for more information. 


  • Auto
  • Copper/Aluminum
  • Aluminum
  • Remove all steel or plastic for best pricing

Stainless steel

Automotive wet-cell batteries:

  • ​We DO NOT accept cracked or broken batteries – No household batteries