Consumer Retail

Proud to Serve Retail Clients at 2 Locations!

Milwaukee North

9400 N. 124th St

Milwaukee, WI 53224

Milwaukee Chase

2929 S. Chase Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53207

Complete Recycling Services is dedicated to providing our retail customers with a seamless recycling experience. We recognize the importance of our retail customer base, and we put customer service first with every face-to-face interaction we have. As a consumer looking to recycle, you will find the following benefits from working with CRS:

Welcoming Facilities

Helpful & Speedy Service

Competitive Pricing for Your Scrap

The Opportunity to Learn More About Recycling

A Family-Like Atmosphere

Common Retail Metals
  • Aluminum Cans

  • Appliances

  • Sinks, Tubs, Plumbing

  • Metal Furniture

  • Old Water Heaters

  • Kitchenware

  • Motors

  • Auto or Bicycle Parts

  • Excess Metal from a Home Project

We Cannot Accept
  • Automobiles

  • TVs & Monitors

  • Flammables / HazMat

  • Compressed Gas

  • Ammunition & Fireworks

  • Ballasts with PCBs

  • Contaminated Containers

  • Li-Ion / Ni-Cad Batteries

  • Items Comprised of <50% Metal

Why Retail Recyclers Choose CRS

Helpful & Speedy Service

At Complete Recycling Services, we are committed to providing helpful and speedy service to all of our customers, including retail customers. Our knowledgeable staff is always available to assist with identifying and sorting materials, as well as unloading when needed. Our team is ready to accommodate any size load, making the recycling process as convenient and hassle-free as possible. With our fast and efficient service, retail customers can drop off their materials and be on their way in no time.

Welcoming Facilities

What makes our facilities welcoming to retail customers? Well, they are the safest and cleanest in Wisconsin! If you are a retail customer that typically recycles elsewhere, you will immediately notice the difference upon arriving at CRS. Signage is clear, our inventory is neatly organized, and our drive-up areas are always kept free of loose metal. Our staff, being top industry leaders in metal recycling, are happy to help talk with our retail customers about topics ranging from our recycling operations to ways they can improve the value of their scrap.

Competitive Pricing

Of course, your metal has value. At CRS, we are committed to providing our retail customers with competitive market pricing, as one of our primary goals is to make each customer a recycler for life. In our offices, we have employees that track metal market values by the minute, and they are always fully transparent with the market value of each metal. We assure you that you will never be underpaid for your metal materials when recycling at CRS.

***Please note: as of 1/1/2022 we will no longer be carrying coins at our sites. Transactions will be rounded to the nearest dollar.***


Using a recycler like us will surely have positive impacts on a project’s waste efficiency, and will keep reusable materials out of earth’s landfills. Not only that, but recycling materials helps create and maintain jobs in at sorting facilities, recycling companies, mills, and foundries. Recycling also reduces the demand for new metal extraction, which does irreversible damage to the planet.


Helpful & Speedy


Safe & Clean


Competitive Scrap Value


Save Energy, Create Jobs

Benefits of Recycling Metals


  • Reduces the amount of waste sent to landfills and incinerators.
  • Conserves natural resources such as timber, water and minerals.
  • Prevents pollution and reduces greenhouse gases by reducing the need to mine and process new raw materials.


  • Increases economic security by tapping a domestic source of materials.
  • Saves energy.
  • Provides an alternative to new metals to be extracted.


  • Supports American manufacturing and conserves valuable resources.
  • Helps create jobs in the recycling and manufacturing industries in the United States.

Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency