South Houston's Premier Recycling Facility

Now Serving: West University, Bellaire, Houston Medical Center, Fresno, Pearland and Hobby Airport

C&D Scrap Metal Almeda: 11620 Almeda Rd, Houston, TX 77045

  • Convenient access to Highway 288 and W Airport
  • Safe, spacious facility with helpful staff
  • Indoor drive-thru for non-ferrous drop off
  • Greeter to check you into the facility and walk you through the process
  • We have a large truck scales with weight read-outs for the highest standard of accuracy and transparency whether you bring 10 or 10,000 lbs to recycle.
  • For customers bringing non-ferrous metals, enjoy our indoor drive thru with a hands-free, white glove experience while our friendly staff unloads your scrap items

Plan Your Visit to C&D Scrap Metal Almeda

Almeda Location

What To Expect from C&D Scrap Metal

At C&D Scrap Metal's newest location on Almeda customers can anticipate a seamless and efficient experience when recycling their metal materials. Our knowledgeable and friendly team is dedicated to assisting you every step of the way. Upon arrival, you'll find a well-organized facility tailored for easy drop-off and streamlined transactions.

State of Texas Department of Public Safety has stringent reporting guidelines for Metal Recycling Entities. C&D Scrap Metal adheres to these guidelines by requiring valid ID, fingerprint, photo and signature of all first-time visitors to remain in compliance.

Transparency is paramount at C&D Scrap Metal. You can rely on clear communication regarding the weight and value of your metals. Our trained professionals use precise and regularly calibrated weighing systems to ensure accurate assessments. We strive to provide you with a transparent breakdown of the weight and value, building a partnership based on honesty and integrity.

Whether you're a regular recycler or visiting C&D Scrap Metal for the first time, expect a visit centered on convenience, reliability, and a commitment to sustainable practices.

Step 1:

Visit the Almeda Location

C&D Scrap Metal Almeda is conveniently located on at HWY 288 and W Airport. Traveling west-bound on West Airport, take a right on Almeda Rd. C&D Scrap Metal is on your left before you reach Reed Rd. 

Step 2:

Meet Our Friendly Greeter

Upon arrival, meet our friendly greeter at the check-In booth near the entrance. They will verify or create a new account for you and assist you with any questions you may have.

Step 3a:

Ferrous Metals: Drive On To The Scale

When instructed by the Customer Support Specialist, drive on to the Inbound Scale to get an exact weight. 

Step 3b:

Non-Ferrous Metals: Drive Thru Our Indoor Unloading Area

When instructed by the greeter, drive through our indoor non-ferrous area to receive our white glove unloading service. 

Step 4:

Get Cash For Your Scrap Metal!

After materials have been assessed a ticket will be provided to the customer where they may cash out in the cashier’s office to get paid in $2 bills! 

By recycling metal, we commit to a sustainable and eco-friendly future.

What To Bring

Valid State ID

Must bring a valid State issued Identification card or Driver's License to recycle with C&D Scrap Metal at all locations. Please ensure that your card is not expired.

Metal To Be Recycled

C&D Scrap Metal accepts a variety of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous materials. Need help determining if your item can be recycled at our facility? Find a comprehensive list here:

Title & Proof of Ownership

If you're bringing a vehicle to be scrapped, make sure you bring the appropriate documentation to prove ownership including the vehicle title.

What Not To Bring


Any items that can explode under heat and pressure including Flammable Liquids, Gas Bottles, and Pressurized Cylinders.

Toxic Materials

Toxic Materials include Corrosive liquids, Radioactive material, Poisonous substances and Asbestos

Non-Metal Items

C&D Scrap Metal is a Metal Recycling facility. We do not accept any other junk, scrap or refuse of a non-metallic nature.

Shopping Carts

Please do not bring shopping carts on or around the property. It is against the laws and ordinances of the City of Houston.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, C&D Scrap Metal Recyclers accepts both ferrous and non-ferrous metals for recycling such as steel, iron, copper, aluminum, brass, stainless steel, and more. See a complete list here: What We Recycle

Because scrap metal prices are based on global markets supply and demand, they fluctuate on a daily basis. We base our prices off global market pricing so that we may pass top prices over to you. When you visit our facility, your scrap metal will be weighed in front of you so you can see the weight and receive your price at the time of weighing.

C&D accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals such as steel, iron, copper, aluminum, brass, stainless steel and more. Find the complete list here

C&D accepts most appliances (that contain metals) such as washer/dryers, refrigerators, dishwashers, stoves, etc. And other household items such as AC units, window frames, brass lighting fixtures, electronics, computers, pots/pans, pool pump motors, metal patio furniture, door knobs, garbage door tracks, Christmas lights, and more!

C&D Scrap Metal provides personalized recycling programs for commercial/industrial businesses. Contact us today to schedule a complimentary visit to your facility where we will conduct an assessment and design a custom recycling program to meet your needs. We offer roll-off containers, dump trucks, volume-based rates/pricing, and a interactive supplier portal.

At C&D Scrap Metal, we pay in cash where you will receive at least one of our trademark $2 bills. We recognize that this may not always be the preferred method for all businesses.

If you're a commercial entity seeking to work with us on a consistent basis, we encourage you to discuss your payment preferences with our team. We're committed to providing transparent and flexible solutions that align with your business requirements.
Feel free to reach out to us for more information on our payment options and how we can best accommodate your needs.