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We are a company committed to responsible recycling, specialising in the collection, processing and supply of quality recycled material – namely ferrous and non-ferrous metals. SRC has been recycling since December 1994 and over the past two decades the company has undergone several changes but recently returns with a ‘back-to-basics’ ideology in 2016 to ensure long term sustainability.  Our management team shares 45 years of experience and is dedicated to offering suppliers and consumers a reliable and honest experience when meeting their recycling requirements.

We settle for nothing less than exceptional service with a strong emphasis on timely collection and delivery. Today SRC boasts a state-of-the-art recycling facility in Johannesburg, more than 30 collection and delivery vehicles as well as over 50 employees. SRC services the greater PWV area and is centrally positioned to ensure timeous serviceability.

Bin Services

We can provide skip bins and bulk volume roll-on bins for storage and transportation of ferrous and non-ferrous metals.

Special Projects

Star Recycling Company will clear construction yards and demolition sites of ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metals.

Weigh Facilities

At Star Recycling Company we calibrate our weigh facilities twice annually always ensuring accurate measurements and to comply with statutory requirements.


SRC is committed to the research and development for more efficient ways of servicing the industry, which in turn reduces our Carbon Footprint. We offer 24-hour turnaround time on collections to ensure our suppliers and customer’s scrap flows are not hampered. All our material is processed with the latest recycling technology to meet local and international standards and specifications.

These are our standards of excellence which enable us to live up to our commitment:


ISO 9001 quality management system to ensure we meet customers’ needs

Outsourcing Health & Safety for greater efficiency and regulation (Gold Achievement)

Certified Waste Transporter with the Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development