Reuters reports - Copper rose 1 percent to a week high on Tuesday ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy statement …

In other news:

Copper and Brass Scrap Metal Prices, scale prices, as of 3/13/2012 provided by Universal Recycling & Scrap Iron Corp

Copper Scrap in USD per LB

#1 Bussbar $3.17
Bare Bright $3.17
#1 Copper $3.00
#2 Copper $2.84
Light Copper $2.77
Plated Copper $2.90
High Grade Wire 75% $1.90
Reg Wire 50-55% $1.02
Low Grade Wire $0.42
Xmas Light Wire $0.27

Brass Scrap in USD per LB

Red Brass $2.10
Water Meters, Metal 81 $2.03
Red Pipe $2.05
Yellow Brass $1.72
Yellow Pipe $1.88

Scrap prices above subject to change. Use code “BOB” for 5% more on scale prices (good once per day).

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