Roswell Recycling Center encourages all commercial and industrial businesses, dealers, brokers and individuals who have metals to recycle to bring them to us. Roswell Recycling Center works to adapt our services to meet your business requirements.

We are in business to build and maintain long-term relationships with you by providing the services and resources that meet your recycling needs. We are commitment to competing on pricing, precise scale weights, well-organized metal receiving practices and fast payments. These practices make Roswell Recycling Center your choice for a recycling partner.

Roswell Recycling Center is a public "drop in" recycling center specializing in scrap metals. Companies and individuals are encouraged to bring in us your scrap metals. No prior arrangements are necessary.

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Gates close at 4:30 PM

1900 East Poe
Roswell, New Mexico 88203

Our customer centered pricing will bring you in, and your customer service experience will keep you coming back!

  • As you enter Roswell Recycling Center you will be greeted by our wide driveway directing you to our scales.
  • Drive onto the scales and remain in your vehicle.
  • Our friendly staff will weigh and classify your load.
  • You will be directed to take your scrap material to our off-loading location.
  • Our friendly off-loading personnel will greet you and help with your off-loading. Our driving areas are clean and there is no concern for flats.
  • After off-loading your recyclables, you may be given a scale ticket or asked to return to the scale to get your empty weight.
  • First you will pull onto the scale to get the empty weight and when notified, pull off the scale.
  • Next you can park your vehicle and come to our pay window to receive payment for your materials. Remember Roswell Recycling Center requires a valid government ID and license plate number for payment.
  • For current scrap pricing call (575) 623-5555 and ask for pricing.


  1. Read or print and read the “What we buy / What we don't buy” page to gain insight into our standards and to confirm that your scrap material complies with the requirements prior to arriving at Roswell Recycling.
  2. A current Driver’s License or valid State issued photo I.D. is required to receive payment.


  • Note and comply with posted speed limits.
  • Follow Roswell Recycling’s personnel instructions.
  • Please do not allow passengers in truck beds or on trailers.
  • Under 16 children must be attended by an adult.
  • Always wear shoes.
  • Pay attention to heavy equipment, they may not be able to see you.
  • Make eye contact with a heavy equipment operator before driving around all equipment.
  • Follow instructions on the traffic signs as well as those given by the friendly inspectors.
  • Enter unloading areas ONLY when instructed.
  • If your vehicle is unloaded by a mobile equipment operator exit your vehicle and stay in the designated waiting area.
  • No climbing on or removal of material from scrap heaps.
  • Observe all instructional signs including the "No Smoking" and "Do Not Enter" signs.
  • Watch for and protect all pedestrians while driving (particularly when backing up).
  • Dress appropriately, please wear sturdy shoes and always use gloves to handle scrap.

Thank you for following these guidelines. You are making our yard safer.

Roswell Recycling Center does not buy stolen materials. New Mexico and Federal laws require identification be verified for sale of scrap metals - please present a valid government ID to the buyer prior to unloading material. A copy of your ID will be made at time of payment.

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Gates close at 4:30 PM


1900 East Poe
Roswell, New Mexico
(575) 623-5555