Metal Recycling2024-04-19T01:42:45+00:00
Residential Services

Metal Recycling

Turn your scrap into cash!

Dem-Con Metal Recycling is a full service metal scrap yard, with locations in Shakopee and Blaine, that accepts ferrous, non-ferrous, autos, and excess materials. Turn your scrap into cash, and learn more about what materials we accept below!

close up view of metal recycling

How It Works

Weigh it.

Weigh it.

Unload it.

Unload it.

Get paid.

Get paid.

Curious about what metals we accept?

We accept ferrous, non-ferrous, autos, and excess materials. Prices change daily and are based on world markets. Contact us for questions and specific pricing.

Note: Effective August 1, 2023, in MN all catalytic converters must come with proof of ownership. For more information, click here.

Acceptable Metals2024-02-20T15:35:56+00:00
  • Aluminum
  • Auto Batteries
  • Automotive Engines & Transmissions (All fluids must be drained)
    —please remove the drain plug or oil pan for inspection

  • Brass
  • Cars and Trucks (Must have titles)
    –Passenger Vehicles do not need to be drained
    –Oversized Vehicles (Please call)

  • Catalytic Converters (Proof of ownership required)
    —See Catalytic Converter Law/Policy

  • Copper
  • E-Scrap
  • Iron
  • Lead
  • Small Engines/Power Equipment (All fluids must be drained)

  • Stainless Steel
  • Titanium
  • Zinc
Metals We Don’t Accept2024-02-20T15:30:22+00:00
  • Beer Kegs
  • Freon Appliances*

  • Jewelry
  • Hazardous Material
  • Items containing batteries
  • Items containing fluids (gas/diesel, oil, hydraulic fluid, etc. must be drained)
  • Non-Metallic Items
  • Propane Tanks
  • Radioactive Material
  • Railroad Scrap
  • Sewer Covers
  • Stolen Material
  • Street Signs

*Freon appliances include appliances like refrigerators, freezers, air conditioning units, dehumidifiers and water coolers. See Appliance Refrigerant Policy.

Location & Hours


Dem-Con Shakopee
Metals Recycling

13142 Dem Con Drive
Shakopee, MN 55379

Dem-Con Blaine
Metals Recycling

3360 99th Court NE
Blaine, MN 55449


Monday–Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm*
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

*Last weigh-in at 4:45 pm

Dem-Con Blaine
3369 99th Court NE Blaine, MN 55449
Dem-Con Shakopee
13142 Dem Con Dr Shakopee, MN, 55379

Appliance Refrigerant Policy

Appliance Refrigerant Policy

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