Connecticut Scrap Laws

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PopScrap-logo200Connecticut scrap metal recyclers are required to maintan a record of all purchases for one year. A minimum seven day tag-and-hold policy is in effect. Scrap metal recyclers are required to obtain fingerprints of sellers. A video or photograph must be taken of all sellers and the material being sold, including a description and the weight of material. Buyers must report purchased vehicle material to NMVTIS. Additionally, after a three·day waiting period they are required to pay by check to sellers who have pled guilty or have been found guilty of burglary or vandalism when the offense involved scrap metal.

If you have questions, or need more information, please contact our Connecticut Compliance Specialist with PopScrap by filling out our online form or calling 888-440-8858Click HERE to find out if you are fully compliant.

*There may be additional requirements that might not be listed here.

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