Saturday hours: 3rd Saturday of the month June - October 8am - 11:30am
Recycling News and Events
WIN a KAWASAKI BRUTE FORCE 750® 4x4 ATV in this years' SCREAMING YELLOW SUMMER giveaway!
ROCK 107 WIRX is giving away a brand new Kawasaki ATV during their 2017 Screaming Yellow Summer event. The Kawasaki Brute Force 750® 4x4i EPS ATV is built to dominate the most difficult trails with the push of a button 2WD/4WD traction control and tow up to 1,250lbs. Its power is fierce with liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, 749cc, 90-degree V-twin engine. DON’T miss the chance to WIN the ride that will be the main force of your outdoor adventures this year!
Become a qualifier at our location on July 14 and August 18 from 11am to 1pm. ROCK 107 WIRX will be broadcasting LIVE with the Kawasaki ATV on display!
COME IN, FILL OUT A REGISTRATION CARD, AND WIN THE MOST ADVENTROUS RIDE OF THE YEAR!
Now Open on Saturday!
We're now open the 3rd Saturday June thru October from 8:00am - 11:30am.
Saturday Dates: June 17, July 15 August 19, September 16, and October 21
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New Policy for Yard Pickers Effective Immediately
1. All pickers MUST sign in and out at office pay window.
2. Pickers must follow all posted yard safety requirements including:
DO NOT climb in or on piles
DO NOT pick within 100ft of any moving equipment
DO NOT go beyond asphalt areas without a PADNOS Team Member escort
Must wear all required PPE including safety vest and hard hat
Must wear closed toed shoes
Those who do not comply will be asked to leave
No You Wrench it Parts
PADNOS Benton Harbor does NOT sell "You wrench it" parts off cars or any other scrap.
It is not safe to work on items in a busy scrap yard to remove parts.
Those who want parts off of a scrapped item can purchase the whole piece (except cars) and pull your part at home then scrap the rest.
Household Electronics Recycling
Old phones and cell phones
Computer towers and laptops
Circuitboards and more
We manage your e-scrap in accordance with the highest industry standards. Contact Us for pricing info.
At PADNOS we believe in giving back to our communities. We take pride in our involvement and support education, charities, and community organizations for over 100 years.
We offer heavy equipment such as cranes, hi-lo's, and loaders to assit in loading/unloading material. Contact us at (269) 927-1030 for additional information. 2322
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PADNOS has cutting edge analytical tools to test chemical breakdowns of your material. Contact us at (269) 927-1030.
Containers for your Site
From cardboard boxes to 95-yard steel containers, PADNOS offers diverse solutions to fit your logistical and financial goals. Contact us to see how we can help with container placement, pick-up services, and custom logistical support.
We have angle, square, channel, pipe, flat, and I beam stock steel for purchase. Stop in the office or call to see what types of material are available.
Aluminum, Copper, Brass and Stainless
Come in to our office to find out what types of various and ever changing assortments of reuseable materials we have for purchase.
Extending the life of an item is another form of recycling. Stop in the office or call to check what types of materials are around that can be purchased and resurrected from the scrap.
Extending the life of an item is another form of recycling.Stop in the office or call to check what types of materials are around that can be purchased and resurrected from the scrap.
Does your organization or club need extra money?
Are you looking for creative fundraising ideas that also have a positive community impact?
PADNOS offers creative opportunities for your organization to help raise funds while your local community betters the planet. We can provide services, equipment and education to aid your fundraising efforts. We have successful models established through previous partnerships with local organizations such as: High School Booster Groups, Boy & Girl Scout Organizations and other Non-Profit Groups.
A — Yes, most items in the yard are available for resale. Check with an employee on how to purchase an item.
Q — Why are there items that I can not get paid for today?
A — As of July 1st 2014, State Law requires, Copper, Catalytic Converters, and Air Conditioner parts $25 or more that payment be mailed.
Q — What are current prices?
A — Prices vary depending on current market conditions. Please call for current pricing.
Q — What do I need to recycle a car?
A — The title must be clear of a lien and signed off by the owner on the title. Tires may be removed in the yard.
Q — Foundry Steel
A — Foundry Steel must be 1/8" thick or greater and less than 24" in all directions. Foundry steel must also be free of any plastic, rubber, non ferrous, chrome or
Q — Cast Iron
A — Prepared Cast Iron must be less than 4' x 4' in all directions and free of any plastic, rubber or non-ferrous. Unprepared Cast Iron will have a lesser value.
Q — Aluminum
A — Aluminum must be free of all non-conforming materials such as: glass, steel, zinc, plastic, adhesive, etc. to be considered prepared. Unprepared grades will have a lesser value.
Q — Aluminum Rim
A — Aluminum or Chrome Rims must be free of iron, wheel weights, valve stems, center caps and steel inserts to be consider prepared. Unprepared rims will have a lesser value.
Q — Batteries
A — Lead acid batteries only.
Q — Radiators
A — All radiators must be free of iron and plastic to be considered prepared. Unprepared radiators will have a lesser value.
Q — Bare Copper
A — #1 Copper wire must be thicker than a No. 2 pencil lead with no iron, enamel coating, plating or insulation. #1 Copper tubing must be free of paint, solder, iron, and heavy corrosion. #2 Copper must be free of iron and insulation to be considered prepared.
Q — Insulated Copper Wire
A — Pricing and grading varies on the amount of copper vs insulation, attachments, or plating of the wire.
Q — Brass
A — Brass grades should be free of all iron, rubber, or plastic to be considered prepared. Unprepared items will have a lesser value.
Q — Others
A — Please call (269) 927-1030 with other questions, we are here to help.
PADNOS strives to divert as many recyclables as possible from landfills. Your participation in this initiative will help propel us to a cleaner, safer world. Future generations will be both thankful and appreciative of these efforts to reduce our carbon footprint and advance sustainability initiatives through recycling programs. Calculate below how your recycling efforts can help us all achieve these goals!