Our History

Labrador is a sister company of the Joseph Freedman Company, Inc., founded in 1891. JFC is one of the oldest and largest independently owned and operated private metal recyclers in New England, implementing best practices every day and committed to continual improvement.  Our word is our bond and we value working with our employees and customers  creating long term relationships.


Labrador Recycling was founded in 2013 and has quickly grown to be one of the premiere scrap aluminum brokers in the United States, trading over 70 million LBs of aluminum per year.

We pride ourselves on being a reliable partner to Scrap Dealers, Material Recovery Facilities (MRFs), Industrial Manufactures, Rolling Mills and Extruders by offering product expertise, logistics excellence, price risk management programs and strong financial support.

Some of the grades of metal we specialize in include Used Beverage Cans (UBCs), Painted Siding, Mixed Low Copper Clips (MLCs), Extrusions (bare, painted, irony and thermal), Aluminum Foil, Turnings, Rims, Radiators and many more.

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Labrador Recycling provides full service scrap management programs for industrial manufacturing customers throughout North America.  Specializing in working with multi-location operations, Labrador Recycling creates system-wide efficiencies for its clients with its turnkey solutions.

Labrador maintains relationships with logistics providers, scrap processors and end users throughout North America to develop a program to best suit the clients needs while reducing the need for valuable time spent on non-core business activities.   Labrador leverages over 100 years of scrap handling expertise to implement industry best practices for optimal returns on scrap generation.

Our programs can also incorporate the oversight & management of other recyclable streams, including: paper, corrugated, plastic, wood and refuse – as well as “zero landfill” solutions.