Empire Albany (formerly Hudson Metal)


Mon-Fri  7:00 am - 4:30 pm  |  Saturday  8:00 am - 12:00 noon

List of Metals
We Buy

Empire Recycling
Pays CA$H
Scrap Metal!

Empire Recycling in Albany, New York
is a full-service metal recycling facility.

Businesses, contractors, or individuals looking to sell scrap metal, on a recurring or one-time basis, look to Empire Recycling first!

We make the recycling process easy!

Empire Recycling processes millions of pounds of metals and paper each week... accepting all metals, from Aluminum to Zinc!

For more than 100 years, Empire Recycling has worked hard to earn a reputation of honesty, both in fairness of price and confidence that the metals are being properly recycled within the needs of our environment. 
Learn more about Empire Recycling's environmental impact.

Contractors, and
Scrap Collectors

We offer:

  • Market sensitive pricing
  • Container service of all types
  • Flatbed service and dump trailers for
    large pieces of metal
  • Live load tractor trailers
  • Mobile shear service
  • Multiple truck docks to expedite unloading
  • On-site Innovex metal analyzer for proper grading and payment
  • Total transparency – watch your load being weighed and graded

If you have any questions about our scrap metal recycling services for contractors, please call us at 518-465-3387

Homeowners & General Public

Replacing appliances or aluminum siding? 
Discarding lawn furniture or any other household metal? 
Bring it to Empire Recycling to be recycled and re-purposed, and you'll get paid cash on the spot!

Click here for a list
of metals we buy.

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answer your
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or email us.


11 North Ferry Street
Albany, New York 12207


The Empire Recycling Family of Companies

Metals to paper, steel to transportation - we are here for you!


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