Bradford Waste Traders, your local metal scrap dealer in Bradford near Leeds

Bradford Waste Traders were established in 1965, in 1979, we relocated our scrap yard to a five-acre main site on Bowling Back Lane, giving us the opportunity to grow our scrap metal and recycling services and further develop our business.

Leading local scrap yard
We’re now established as one of Bradford’s leading scrap yards and waste metal recycling companies, when it comes to waste metals, iron, steel and non-ferrous products.

Drop off at our scrap yard or arrange a collection in Bradford or Leeds
We are the best scrap yard in Bradford if you have scrap metal to drop off or for businesses in Leeds and Bradford we offer a waste metal skip collection service. Our scrap collection service is fast and prompt with same day drop off and collections of waste metal skips in both Leeds and Bradford.

Competitive prices for waste metal in Bradford and Leeds
Give our scrap yard a call on 01274 724151 for current pricing.

Other waste metal services
Not just your average scrap yard, Bradford Waste Traders deals with a range of dismantling services, waste metal recycling and also a free collection scrap car collection in Bradford and Leeds. We are a fully registered, licensed Authority Treatment Facility (ATF)

Give us a call on 01274 724151 to find out more about how we can help with your businesses in Bradford, Leeds and surrounding areas with your scrap metal requirements.

Latest News

Our History

Bradford Waste Traders dates back to 1964. The company was founded by David and Richard Sandham. The brothers came from a butchering background, collecting livestock on a small scale before moving into scrap metal, rags and woollens collections. Bradford Waste Traders was originally known as D & R Sandham and was based in Horsforth. The... Read more »

Our New Machine – A Ward Tilter

This is the first of its kind in Bradford (as far as we know) to assist us with the loading of scrap metal. At the start of 2016, we identified new markets that we could sell our recycled materials to and more and more exporters from the Far East, Asia, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh we… Read more »