Prohibited Items

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Prohibited Materials

Gas Bottles / Pressure Vessels
Explosives / Ordnance
Radio Active Material
Lithium Ion and Lithium Metal Batteries
All Refrigeration / Air Conditioning Systems Must Be Degassed Or CFC Free
Non-Metallic Refuse
Fuel / Oil / Unclean Drums
Flammable Liquids

COVID-19 Alert

From Thursday, the 14th of May, Sims Pacific Metals will be able to resume door trade with all of our customers. This means you will be able to bring your scrap metal in for recycling and payment.

The safety of our customers and employees remains a high priority and in accordance with government protocol, we will be adhering to all level 2 conditions. This includes social distancing of 2 meters while at any of our branches, and given the risks of sharing personal protective equipment, it will be appreciated if customers could please ensure they are wearing closed footwear (no jandals or exposed toes) and bring their own gloves & PPE.

We acknowledge that our processes may create some temporary inconveniences, however, the ongoing health and well-being of all persons associated with Sims Pacific Metals remains our primary focus.

Please visit our COVID-19 page here for more information. Thank you for your understanding.