Crawley: 01342 718 117

Lancing: 01903 751 333

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Using yesterday, making sure of tomorrow


Established in 1990, Universal Metals have been providing waste recycling services to businesses throughout the UK and Europe for over 25 years.


Universal Metals trades at their head office premises in Crawley founded May 1990.


A second recycling site in Lancing was founded in 1996.

Reputable scrap metal buyers in Crawley & Lancing

Over the last 25 years the business has maintained steady growth, whilst still remaining a family run operation. As we enter a fifth generation of scrap metal buyers, Universal Metals brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the recycling industry. Our success is based on a customer focused approach with excellent service.

Reliable service

There is no recycling need we have not experienced or cannot handle. Universal Metals prides itself on working with the local community, government and councils through to multi-national blue chip companies. We are vastly experienced at dealing with all Gatwick airport's metal recycling needs.


Both Crawley and Lancing sites recycle ferrous and non-ferrous metal Monday – Saturday.

Domestic and commercial metal recycling

Domestic and commercial metal recycling services, call us today on

01342 718 117 

01903 751 333

Our team in their orange hi-vis tabards