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Description for 5093: Scrap and Waste Materials

Division F: Wholesale Trade | Major Group 50: Wholesale Trade-durable Goods

Industry Group 509: Miscellaneous Durable Goods


5093 Scrap and Waste Materials
Establishments primarily engaged in assembling, breaking up, sorting, and wholesale distribution of scrap and waste materials. This industry includes auto wreckers engaged in dismantling automobiles for scrap. However, those engaged in dismantling cars for the purpose of selling secondhand parts are classified in Industry 5015.
  • Automotive wrecking for scrap-wholesale Bag
  • Bottles, waste-wholesale
  • Boxes, waste-wholesale
  • Fur cuttings and scraps-wholesale
  • Iron and steel scrap-wholesale
  • Junk and scrap, general line-wholesale
  • Metal waste and scrap-wholesale
  • Nonferrous metals scrap-wholesale
  • Oil, waste-wholesale
  • Plastics scrap-wholesale
  • Rags-wholesale
  • Rubber scrap-wholesale
  • Scavengering-wholesale
  • Scrap and waste materials-wholesale
  • Textile waste-wholesale
  • Wastepaper, including paper recycling-wholesale
  • Wiping rags, including washing and reconditioning-wholesale


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