Capital Scrap Metal Expands through Acquisition

Deerfield Beach, Fla.-based scrap recycling company buys Coastal Scrap’s West Palm Beach, Fla., plant.

August 5, 2013
Recycling Today Staff
Electronics Personnel
Capital Scrap Metal LLC, headquartered in Deerfield Beach, Fla., has announced the purchase of Coastal Scrap Metal, West Palm Beach, Fla. Coastal Scrap Metal is a full-service scrap metal dealer specializing in electronic scrap.

The 25,000-square-foot warehouse and retail facility will enable Capital Scrap Metal to expand its market share in the south Florida region, according to the company. Capital Scrap will now be able to purchase and warehouse large volumes of e-scrap, as well as ferrous and nonferrous scrap, in Palm Beach County. 

The site will include state-of-the-art identification systems and state-certified digital scales, as mandated by the new state of Florida scrap metal recycling laws, according to Capital Scrap Metal. The acquired facility is off Interstate-95 and 15 minutes from the Port of Palm Beach.

City Scrap Metal also has a location in Pompano Beach, Fla.