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5951 Clara St,Bell Gardens, CA 90201

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Let’s get rid of that waste

Isn’t it amazing how much material accumulates throughout homes, schools, and businesses? Why clog up the landfills when you can recycle with us? You'll love having the extra space and protecting the environment. We make recycling easy. Berco Recycling is conveniently located near I-710 and is open 6 days a week.


Contact us today to learn more about our special pickup services for businesses with large quantities of cardboard and other materials.


We’re happy to help you clean out your garage, warehouse, storage unit, or yard and remove the debris.

Your waste is in good hands with us. We're certified and licensed.

insulated materials

Stainless Steel: Most stainless steel is 304. Items include pots and pans, poultry processing equipment, restaurant equipment and sinks.

Ask about NON CRV SCRAP Programs


Bright/Shiny or Bare Bright - Bare bright is a thick copper wire which has had its insulation stripped off.

Copper #1 - Generally tubing, solids, sheet with no contamination such as solder, paint or corrosion having a “brand new look."

Copper #2 - #2 tube and pipe is like #1 tube and pipe. The exception is #2 can have soldered joints and paint.

Insulated #1 - #1 wire consist 10, 12, etc gauge ( building wire/ house wire) and has a ratio of 70% copper and 30% insulation. In addition 1-6 AWG & 10-12 AWG also purchased.

Insulated #2 - Often #2 wire is Ethernet cat 4, 5, 6, 110 outlet cords and extension cords. Extension and 110 outlet cords must have ends removed.


Foundry Brass

Red Brass - Red brass is used in water meters, gears and heavy valves.

Yellow Brass


6063 Aluminum Extrusion - Usually window frames, ladders and sliding glass doors. All contaminates such as glass, metal screws and weather stripping must be removed.

Aluminum 6061 - This material is used in transportation, irrigation & structural applications.

Aluminum Shavings

Aluminum Wheels - Automobile wheels should have the valve stem and wheel weight removed to be considered clean.

Cast Aluminum - Cast aluminum is found in auto parts, gas grills, ornimental items. etc. Should be free of excessive iron.

Clean Aluminum Copper Radiators - Al/CU radiators are used in cooling and air conditioning equipment. These items are clean, meaning they have no iron ends.

MLC - This material has no coating and is a mix of several low copper aluminum alloys.

Painted Aluminum/Old Sheet - This material has no coating and is a mix of several low copper aluminum alloys.

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