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New Metals Vs. Verified Remnant Metals

Industrial Metal Service offers extensive inventory includes metals directly sourced from manufacturers as well as a wide selection of verified, verified metal remnants available at unbeatable prices for you.

Our inventory includes both new metals directly sourced from manufacturers and verified, clean metal remnants that are available at unbeatable prices. When working with Industrial Metal Service, you can trust that the quality and dimensions of the metals you purchase, including aluminum, steel, stainless steel, nickel, and titanium, will meet your needs.

As the cost of new metals continues to rise and supply shortages become more common, the budget for your operations may feel the strain. However, there is a cost-effective and sustainable alternative: using verified metals.

Verified remnant metals include metal leftovers or surplus materials from various industrial manufacturing processes. These metals offer a range of benefits and drawbacks, which you can weigh when making decisions about materials for your project.


New Metals vs. Verified Remnant Metals

New Metals Verified Remnant Metals
New Metals vs. Verified Remnant MetalsCertification Certification always included Limited certification: Metal type and alloy verified via XRF scanning
New Metals vs. Verified Remnant MetalsCost Top market price, variable based on labor, materials, energy Cost of materials and prep time only
New Metals vs. Verified Remnant MetalsAvailability Industry standard sizes only. Large plates or bars that can be cut to size. Ability to purchase quantities from the same lot number. Availability can be affected by supply and demand. Large standard sizes are not always available. Can be readily cut to size as needed.
New Metals vs. Verified Remnant MetalsCondition Pristine, fresh for any and all processes. May have blemishes such as scratches or water spots.
New Metals vs. Verified Remnant MetalsCarbon Footprints Higher, as more energy is expended to process virgin ores or recycle metal scrap. Lower, making direct use of metal remnants in their current state. Minimal reworking.

Verified Remnant Metals: Your Affordable Solution

Industrial Metal Service offers a wide range of verified metal options that are lower cost, but the same high quality as new materials. These metals can result in significant savings for your contracted projects.

When working with Verified remnant metals, you won’t have trouble verifying quality or dimensioning aluminum and high-strength alloys like steel, stainless steel, nickel, and titanium. We do both for you.

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