Welcome to A-1 Recycling!

A-1 Recycling L.P. is a full service recycling center paying top prices for aluminum, copper, brass and other items in Lubbock, TX. We have been serving the South Plains for over 40-years. Our professional staff will handle all your recyclable items from scrap metal to aluminum cans.

We buy and sell a wide range of both ferrous and non-ferrous materials for processing and shipment to mills all over the world! Metals we purchase include:


  • Aluminum sheet and extrusion
  • Used beverage containers (aluminum cans)
  • Aluminum cast, pipes, clips and shavings
  • Mixed aluminum
  • Aluminum breakage
  • Complete transmissions
  • Die cast
  • Red, yellow, refinery and electrical brass (solid & shavings)
  • Aluminum bronze
  • Radiators
  • Heater cores
  • #1 and #2 copper
  • Insulated and refinery copper
  • Soft lead
  • Batteries
  • Lead wheel weights
  • Tungsten
  • Cu nickel
  • Magnesium
  • Stainless Steel


  • 4' plate and structural steel
  • #1 and #2 steel scrap
  • Unprepared steel
  • Steel shavings
  • Tin and white goods
  • Cast iron and shavings
  • Dirty motors
  • Electric Motors

Come by or call us today and let our experienced and knowledgeable staff help you with all your scrap recycling needs!