Auto or Car Recycling Facts and Figures

Posted by on Nov 1, 2018 in Cheap Used Auto Parts, Cheap Used Auto Parts NYC, How It Works, Junk Car, Junk Yard Jamaica NYC, Junk Yard Tips, Used Auto Parts, Used Auto Parts NYC | 0 comments

Facts about car or automobile recycling

By Rick Leblanc

According to auto recycling statistics, the car you are driving today will be a good source of many recyclable materials tomorrow when it comes time to recycle your ride.  In fact, around 80 percent of a car can be recycled. It should be pointed out that a good deal of recycling takes place while your car is still in service, through automotive aftermarket recycling.

  1. Every year, over 25 million tons of materials are recycled from old vehicles.
  2. Automobiles are the most recycled consumer product in the world today.
  3. The car recycling Industry is the 16th largest in the United States, contributing $25 billion per year to the national GDP. The US automotive recycling industry employs around 100,000 people and earns around $25 billion a year. There are around 7,000 vehicle recycling facilities around the USA.
  4. Every year, automobile recycling industry in USA and Canada provides sufficient steel to produce roughly 13 million new vehicles.In the U.S., nearly 12 million cars are recycled. This number makes cars the most recycled item in the country.
  5. In Europe, every year, nearly eight million vehicles are recycled.
  6. Every year, the North American automotive recycling industry saves around 85 million barrels of oil from getting used in making new or replacement auto parts.
  7. the current international automotive recycling industry is about 75 years old.
  8. According to reports, the gross annual revenue in 1997 in USA was $7.05 billion and in Canada was $1.15 billion. In the same year, auto recyclers in USA and Canada acquired approximately 4.7 million vehicles for recycling. In that year, 6 million car tires and 11 millions of car oil were recycled. And automotive recyclers spent approximately $50 million on environmental compliance.
  9. Across North America, automotive recycling provides around 40 percent of ferrous metal for scrap processing industry.
  10. Every year, the amount of hazardous fluids and oils reclaimed safely by auto recyclers is equal to 8 Exxon Valdez disasters!
  11. Most auto recyclers are small businesses. More than 75 percent of all automotive recycling companies employ about 10 people.
  12. Automotive recyclers supply retail and wholesale customers with quality auto parts that cost 20 percent to 80 percent less than comparable new auto parts.
  13. Every year, more than 14 million tons of recycled steel in derived from junk vehicles. On an average, a car has around 25 percent of body made from recycled steel.
  14. Every year, around 27 million cars that reach the end of their useful life from around the world are recovered for recycling.
  15. Just about 80 percent of a vehicle (by weight) is recycled and the remaining 20 percent that can’t be recycled is termed as “auto shredder residue (ASR)” which includes ferrous and nonferrous metal pieces, dirt, glass, fabric, paper, wood, rubber and plastic. Every year, around 5 million tons of ASR is disposed of in landfills.
  16. In Europe, 75 percent of a car is recycled; making the ASR items 25 percent of the car. According to an estimate, in Europe, recycling facilities will recycle 95 percent of each car, by weight.
  17. Approximately 90 percent of aluminum of a vehicle is recovered and recycled. Although this aluminum recovered from old vehicle represents less than 10% the vehicle by weight, it accounts for nearly 50 percent vehicle’s scrap value.
  18. Automotive recycling industry supplies around 37 percent of all ferrous metal to blast furnaces and smelters across the United States of America.
  19. Approximately 98- 99 percent of car batteries can be recycled. But most car owners simply return their car battery to the shop from where they replace car battery.
  20. Car tire recycling is viable and material can be used to produce sandals and roadways.
  21. Automotive recycling reduces accident rates by buying out of order vehicles from the road and keeping roads and highways clear of disabled and abandoned automobiles.
  22. Increasingly, car windshield recycling is becoming practiced.All of the above-mentioned facts and figures about auto recycling demonstrate that the worldwide auto recycling industry a vibrant and entrepreneurial industry.

All of the above-mentioned facts and figures about auto recycling demonstrate that the worldwide auto recycling industry a vibrant and entrepreneurial industry.

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This Article originally appeared on – thebalancesmb.com

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No Warranty? No Problem! Low Cost, Low Hassle Car Repairs with Discount Used Auto Parts in Queens

Posted by on Apr 17, 2013 in Aftermarket Parts, Cheap Used Auto Parts, Cheap Used Auto Parts NYC, Fixing Windshield, Junk Car, Used Auto Parts, Used Auto Parts NYC | 0 comments

Nothing seems hotter than a summer day in Queens. When the sun is beating down and there seems to be no breeze ever coming back, the last thing anyone wants is to climb into a car with no air conditioning. Even with the windows down, nothing will stop the sweltering heat from taking your day to a really bad place. With the summer on its way and the temperature already starting to climb, now is the time to check your car over to make sure it is ready for those road trips and inevitable traffic jams. Of course, if you are driving an older car that has outlived its warranty, or purchased your vehicle without one, you may be facing down some hefty charges for car repairs.

Fortunately, there is an alternative to draining your pockets at the dealer getting your car repaired. Whether you need a full overhaul of your air conditioning unit or just a replacement of a few simple parts to keep your car operating at peak efficiency, let New York City Auto Salvage and Glass be your source for high quality discount used auto parts.

Each of the used car parts we sell is in excellent condition despite being salvaged from junked cars. We stand behind this quality and assure you that we would never sell you a used car part to put on your vehicle that we wouldn’t willingly put on our own car. Choosing used parts for your auto repairs is about taking advantage of high quality, perfectly functional parts that are just waiting in the salvage yard. With the rest of the car junked, these parts are ready to be removed and used to make another vehicle a better, more comfortable and safer tool for its owner. In addition to the great quality of these parts, the savings that you can achieve when compared to the big box or superstores is truly astonishing. If your car is out of warranty, there really is no more economical way to get the replacement parts that you need.

Don’t let summer find you with a car that isn’t ready for the season. Call New York City Auto Salvage and Glass718-297-9797 — and let us help you find the parts that you need. For more information, don’t forget to Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter!

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NYC Auto Salvage Has Cheap Used Auto Parts For Sale, Junk A Car And Auto Glass Replacement Available

Posted by on Jul 19, 2012 in Cheap Used Auto Parts, Junk Car, Windshields | 0 comments

If you live out of side of  NY State and need to purchase used auto parts at a cheap price and have it shipped right to your door.  We are now offering out of state shipping on most items. Our Auto Salvage Yard located in Jamaica Queens  is well known for many years now as the spot to buy used parts for a car or truck., we also replace your auto glass and windshields while you wait.

Windshields & Auto Glass Replacement Give Us A Call 718-297-9797

We stock most windshields and auto glass and what we do have we can have withing a few short hours. When it comes to auto glass and windshield repair the bottom line is we are great in the dismantlement and installation of used windshields and auto glass.

NYC Auto Salvage also provides a Junk Car Removal Service that comes to your home or place of  business to remove a  junk car for cash. This means that you pay us nothing to junk a car we pay you. We will dispatch our friendly professional driver to come and remove your  junk car.  All you need to do is call us on the phone or leave your information for a free quote to have a  junk car removed.

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No Title! No Keys! No Problem!! New York City Auto Salvage has you covered we  junk your car or truck and provide a receipt and a Junk Car Waiver Of Liability Form . Please contact Vinny at 718-297-9797 or Get A Free Quote!

 

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What’s My Junk Car is Worth At The Salvage Yard? $300 Up To $1,000!!!

Posted by on Mar 24, 2011 in Cheap Used Auto Parts, Junk Car | 0 comments

Sell Your Junk Car To NYC Auto Salvage for $300 Up To $1000

If you are looking to get rid of your troubled car or trucks, because you just had enough of the grind of keeping it on the road, we have you covered. NYC Auto Salvage is running an unheard of offer for your Junk Cars depending on the condition. We Pay Cash For Cars,Top dollar for your Junk Car or Truck. We payout $300.00-$1.000 dollars for you junk car.

Old Fashion Junk Car in Then Middle of a field

If the car has been in a bad accident the payout will be lower of course, But if it is a good year with a bad engine and or transmission but has a great body the value of your junk car does will go up naturally.

Speak to Vinny Mention this blog post or finding this on Google 1718-297-9797

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Spring Is Almost Here! It’s Time To Find Used Auto Parts Cheap…

Posted by on Feb 23, 2011 in Aftermarket Parts, Cheap Used Auto Parts, Junk Car, Junk Yard Tips | 0 comments

How  to save money by buying quality cheap used auto parts in Jamaica Queens NYC If you drive a used car one thing we can all agree on is that this winter has been rough on our cars and trucks in some cases, with the worst winter driving on record to date

 

Many of us will be left with costly auto repair bills, however if you plan ahead it’s not so bad. Most of the time things that brake needed replacing any way, so it’s makes sense to get a check up by first week of march to see what you need and starting buying your  used auto salvage  parts a month before you want to start working.

1) Plan ahead and call ahead,so if we don’t have it we can get it slow and not rush delivery causing us to charge more.

2) Always find way to add value back to the used auto part supplier and form a relationship, like a comment on our blog, twitter or facebook, spread the word.

3) Buy more then one thing at a time, so you can use one thing to leverage the others pricing.

4) Maybe you have a junk car laying around you can trade for a part you need.

5) Mention this Blog post and finding it from a search engines to Vinny and get a discount on used parts

PS one more tip ask the price first then mention the discount call 718-297-9797 NYC Auto Salvage Inc. and ask for Vinny

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Junk your car for the holidays and start the year off right

Posted by on Dec 3, 2010 in Cheap Used Auto Parts, Junk Car | 0 comments

Junk My Car? Never well maybe it’s way past time!!

You have had your car for sometime now, and may be it’s been good to you until now.Sure every now and then you may need to buy some Cheap used auto Parts living in NYC you know it’s never kind to a car or truck. The point is there comes a point where maybe it another cheap used car you need and not cheap auto parts.


This is the end to the first ten years of 2000 and with ten years past it’s time to look for a new or used car. Nowadays used cars are great, better on gas and repairs. So much so your next used car may take you into 2020 and beyond. Its time to Junk Your Car and find a new one that give you less problems. New York City Auto Salvage will pay top dollar  500.00 and up for Junk Cars.

 

We pay $500.00 and up for Junk Cars sold to us.

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