A Partner of ARR

Acquired from the Ward family in 2007, this business has a long history of family ownership, just like ARR. We are proud to carry on National Salvage’s long-held reputation in pride, customer service, and maintenance of long-term relationship as the new managing partner.

National Salvage

600 S. 44th Street

Milwaukee, WI 53214

(414) 453-6677

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Hours of Operation:

Monday–Friday: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Saturday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Materials we buy

We purchase the following items from you by weight.

  • Aluminum Cans
  • Aluminum Siding
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Aluminum Extruded
  • Aluminum Rims
  • Aluminum Scrap
  • Aluminum Radiators
  • Misc. Aluminum (ex: clean pots & pans)
  • Boat Motors (stripped of fluids)
  • Brass
  • Bronze
  • Car Parts (ex: engines, transmissions, radiators – stripped of fluids, oil pans removed)
  • Carbide
  • Cast Iron
  • Catalytic Converters
  • Copper Tubing & Wire
  • Comm. Wire (ex: computer cords)
  • Copper Radiators
  • Dishwashers
  • Die Cast
  • Electric Motors
  • Extension Cords
  • Fencing (stripped of cement)
  • Insulated Wire
  • Lawn Mowers (stripped of fluid)
  • Lead
  • Metal Hangers
  • Stainless Steel
  • Sheet Iron
  • Steel
  • Stoves
  • Washers & Dryers
  • Zinc

Materials we Accept

We accept these items, but don’t purchase them.

  • Cardboard
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Office Paper

Materials we accept for a Fee

We don’t purchase these items, but we will still take them for a fee.

  • Air Conditioners
  • Computer Monitors
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Freezers
  • Microwaves
  • Refrigerators
  • Televisions

Materials we Don’t Accept

Sorry, but we don’t take the following items.

  • Capacitators
  • Co2 Cartridges
  • Drain Oil
  • Fiberglass Boats
  • Furniture
  • Glass
  • Kegs or Barrels
  • LP Tanks
  • Freon Tanks
  • Mattresses or Box Springs
  • Mercury
  • Oil or Gas Tanks
  • Paint Cans
  • Plastic
  • Shell Cartridges
  • Vehicles
  • Any  Type of Hazardous Materials
  • Anything Containing Liquids

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Frequently Asked Questions

Not sure what to expect when you come to an ARR location? Wondering how collections are handled? Our FAQ answers ARR’s most sought-after questions.

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Other ARR Locations

ARR Waukesha

1001 Tesch Court

Waukesha, WI 53186

(262) 574-0100

ARR West Allis

1909 S. 80th Street

West Allis, WI 53219

(414) 321-4134


ARR is dedicated to improving our community and environment through recycling as a three-generation, family-owned operation. Founded in 1938, ARR has grown to be Wisconsin’s leader in recycling with locations in Waukesha, West Allis, and Milwaukee.

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