Tennessee recycling laws are as follows:
- We MUST have a valid state issued drivers license for everything except aluminum cans. We also require a fingerprint for each transaction.
- We are unable to pay same day on copper or catalytic converters.
TN State Law requires us to hold your materials for five business days. We will be able to issue a check that will be mailed to the address on your drivers license or issue a voucher. The voucher can be redeemed after five business days.
- We are unable to buy any air conditioner’s in whole or in part unless you have a class 4 business license, a hvac license, or a scrap dealer license.
If you have questions regarding the state laws or, are interested in getting a scrap dealer license, please follow the link below.
Exceptions to this law
If you can provide a business license with a Class 4 classification or a scrap dealers license, you can receive same day payment for items listed above.