3000 Bells Road, Richmond VA 23234 | M-F: 7am-5pm, Sat: 7am-12pm

We Recycle: Aluminum - Appliances - Brass - Copper - Electronics - Steel - Wiring - And More!

Welcome to the New Site

Smith Iron and Metal Inc – Your #1 Richmond Recycling Center This Spring!
May 20, 2020
Our New Site

As you can see… some things have changed around here! Though we’re one of the oldest scrap metal recycling facilities in the state (80 years as of 2020!), that doesn’t mean we’ll ever stop working to provide a faster, more modernized, and streamlined experience. So, take a look around our new site and let us know what you think!

Our New Site

Here’s a quick reference of what you can find on our new site.

About Us

Learn more about Smith Iron & Metal! We’ve been in Richmond for 80+ years… so when you learn about us, you learn a little bit about Richmond, too!


Some pictures of our place, our crew, and our scrap.


While we are the #1 scrap yard in Richmond for day-to-day and professional scrappers, we also provide excellent service to industrial and commercial accounts. We’ll even bring a container out to their location that they fill up with scrap!

What We Buy

A rundown of the most common types of scrap that we buy.


Frequently asked questions, and their answers! If you have a question for Smith Iron & Metal, chances are we have heard it before. Take a look at the FAQ to see if we’ve answered it already!


You are here! This is where we discuss the in’s and outs of the scrap metal business. You can find scrapping tips, advice, news, and more here.


Think you’ve got what it takes to work at Richmond’s oldest scrap yard? We’d love to have you! Use this page to learn more and apply online.


Instructions for how to Email, call, or contact us online are found on our contact page, as well as our address.


Want to know how to get to Smith Iron & Metal? This is the spot!

Enjoy the New Look!

We hope you like what we’ve done with the place. Let us know if there’s anything we can help with!

Give us a call at 804-271-1239, contact us online, or send us a message on Facebook. Happy Scrapping, RVA!