How Can We Help?

April 10th, 2013 | Blog, News

I recently read an article which reminded sales professionals that one of the most important questions to ask a client is “How can I help?” . This triggered my thinking to identify five ways in which we at GB Resources Group (GB) are proactively working every day to help our clients and provide best in the industry service.

1. We can turn your scrap metal (ferrous and non-ferrous) into a revenue source.

We buy and sell an extensive list of graded scrap metals (see below) which not only help our clients safely get rid of their scrap but also generate revenues from the scrap. We are also happy to consult with our clients to determine with them the best process and how to make their recyclables more valuable to maximize revenues through for example better handling and sorting.

What we Buy….

  • Bare Bright Wire
  • #1
  • #2
  • Insulated Wire
  • Copper Turnings
Ferrous /Steel
  • Heavy Melt / Structural Steel
  • Dealer Grade (2’ X 5’ or smaller)
  • Over-sized (2’ X 5’ or larger)
  • Chips and Turnings
  • Cast Iron
  • Baled Tin
  • Cars/Hulks
  • White Goods
  • Hi SN Gears
  • Hard Brass
  • Red Brass
  • C-Metal
  • Hydro Brass
  • Car Radiators
  • Heater Cores
  • Yellow Brass
  • Taps
  • Manganese Bronze
  • 70/30 Clips
  • EDM Wire
  • Rod Brass
  • Phosphor
  • Bronze
  • 1-S Wire
  • Aluminum Extrusions
  • Litho Sheet
  • Truck Rims
  • Car Rims
  • Mixed Low Copper (MLC)
  • Painted Siding
  • Used Beverage Containers (Soft Drink Cans)
  • Aluminum Copper Radiators
  • Aluminum Radiators
  • Cast Aluminum
  • Venetian Blinds
  • Aluminum Turnings
  • ACSR / Triplex
  • 1000 to 8000 series Aluminum
Stainless Steel
  • 304
  • 316
  • 400 Series
  • All other grades of Stainless Steel
Other Materials
  • Lead
  • Electric Motors
  • Compressors
  • Batteries
  • Cupro-Nickel.
  • Inconels
  • Nickel Alloys
  • Cobalt Alloys
  • Titaniums
  • Tungsten
  • Nickel-Copper Alloys
  • Molly Alloys
  • Tin
  • Zinc

What We Don’t Buy

  • Compressed Gas Cylinders
  • Any item with Free-Flowing Liquids (gasoline, oil, tar, paint)
  • Closed Containers of any Kind
  • Material Containing Asbestos
  • Flammable or Combustible Materials
  • Glass
  • Tires (without the car)
  • Items Containing Mercury
  • Radioactive Material
  • Items containing P.C.B.’s
  • Mercury (without approved MOT container)
2. We Pick-up, Deliver, & Customize Bins for our clients use

We can fabricate any size/shape to customized requirements. These include:

  • Standard size bins,
  • Totes,
  • Drums
  • Boxes
3. We offer flexible customer service and competitive pricing

Our services are personalized for each and every client. We are always willing to go the extra mile. Proactive customer service is a core value as relationships have been maintained with many of our customers for over thirty years. Additionally, we offer competitive pricing on all our ferrous and non-ferrous materials and eliminate third parties resulting in our customers receiving the best pricing in the industry for scrap metal.

4. Our clients have access to extensive and the latest suite of equipment and machinery.
Roll-off service and lugger

  • Roll-off containers, 14 to 40 yard
  • Super roll-off containers from 60 to 90 cubic truck
  • Lugger containers, 6 to 20 yards
Tractor Division

  • Flat deck/bed trailers, End dump trailers, Tin scow trailers, Dry van trailers, Sea containers,
  • Stake truck straight
Material-handling equipment

  1. Dump hoppers, drums, steel totes,
  2. Gaylord boxes

  • Hydraulic cranes,Non-ferrous baler Hydraulic shear
  • 80- and 60 -foot truck scale
  • Radiation detection systems
  • Niton tester, Material handlers
5. We provide our clients with Single-Point-Of-Service for their recycling needs (ewaste, scrap metal, demolition, automotive)

At GB, we are proud of our array of services which serves as a single point of contact service for our clients.

In addition to ferrous and non-ferrous metal recycling, our services include electronic waste items where we work with our certified recycling partners to process materials. These include desk top computers, portable or laptop computers, computer peripherals, monitors, television, printing devises and more. The statistics and benefits for recycling e-waste are compelling.

  • Recycling 1 million laptops saves the energy equivalent to the electricity used by 3,675 U.S. homes in one year.
  • One metric ton of circuit boards can contain 40-800 times the amount of gold and 30-40 times the amount of copper mined from one metric ton of ore in the U.S.

We help our clients end to end with their demolition projects. We create inventory of material to be generate on the site and consider if there are recycling or reuse opportunities. Working with our clients we consider what deconstruction techniques can be used to prepare your site for renovation or construction and purchase materials from renovation projects such as, scrap metals.

If you have any questions as to how we might help you please call us at 416 240 2325 or 1866 398 7519 or email us at

GB Resources Group (GB) is a Toronto based full-service recycling company. We specialize in scrap metal, automotive, and demolition recycling services.

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