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How to save your scrap company $10,000

How to save your scrap company $10,000

how to save your scrap company 10000

Saving your company money, large amounts of money, costs money!

"It costs money, because it saves you money"

In the scrap recycling business there are many many ways to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars. Buying new equipment is the funnest and the #1 choice, but did you know that not being in compliance with scrap metal laws can cost as much as $10,000 and put a felony on your record? doesnt sound fun to me.

The fines in the new Michigan scrap metal law can run up to 5 years in prison and $10,000 in fines.

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5 Ways to Protect Your Scrap Yard After the 2014 Michigan Scrap Laws Take Effect

5 Ways to Protect Your Scrap Yard After the 2014 Michigan Scrap Laws Take Effect

new michigan scrap lawIn my humble scrap opinion, while the legislators of Michigan's new HOUSE BILL 4593 are commended for even caring enough to get involved in scrap metal theft, their efforts in Michigan have proven once again to favor the mega scrap yards and penalize the small operators while not stopping or slowing down metal theft at all. 

The new Michigan scrap metal laws are presenting themselves as quite a challenge for all sizes of recycling centers throughout the state.

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The toughest part of the new law is that scrap dealers cannot pay more than $25 in cash on the spot unless; 

A. The seller can redeem their scrap ticket using a atm type card or encrypted receipt at a ATM machine located on premise.

(Not quite sure how this is different from handing the cash to the customer, it forces the scrap yard to spend $15,000-$30,000, but does not stop theft, nor does it stop the seller from getting instant cash, it only penalizes the smaller operations who cannot afford to buy an ATM machine. In my opinion a very poorly written bill, again.)

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GUARANTEED COMPLIANCE OR YOUR MONEY BACK

GUARANTEED COMPLIANCE OR YOUR MONEY BACK

Since 2011, PopScrap.com Inc., has been providing thousands of scrappers from all over the world the easiest to use and most affordable solution on the globe.

Security and realibility are what we are known for first, secondly, people love us for our first of class customer support tools, thridly, they stay because overall cost of implementation and annual maintenance costs are the lowest in the industry.

When looking for a software provider a scrap comapny should call around and get several quotes, you will see that PopScrap offers darn near every feature for 50% less cost and offers 100% more visibility for your business through our online BOSS software product.

NO SERVERS, NO SQL LICENSING, NO IT COMPANIES, NO NETWORKING, NO EXPENSIVE INSTALL AND TRAINING COSTS.

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Scrap Metal Recycling Compliance Laws

Scrap Metal Recycling Compliance Laws

scrap metal recycling lawsGetting into compliance in the scrap metal industry is getting tougher and more expensive every day as new compliance laws are being passed by law makers who fail to understand the weight and burden they are placing on the smaller mom and pop operations that are the backbone of America's scrap metal industry.

Many scrap metal dealers have closed their doors over new scrap metal laws. Several dealers have reported that the requirements have stalled their flow of scrap metals cutting the flow of scrap metal in half as many of their customers don't have the required documents to sell scrap metal.

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