We proudly ensure our suppliers a fair and unambiguous treatment. For more than half a century of experience, Werba has been well-known for by its seriousness in weighing, valuation and classification of merchandise.

The following table shows non-ferrous metals and metals in disuse that Werba purchases from its suppliers:


Non-ferrous metalOrigin
Stainless steelTrimmings, sheets, tubes
AluminumInsulated wires, profiles, lithography, pans, solid aluminum, cans, paper, chips, slags, pipes, tanks
BronzeTrimmings, valves, chips, slags, bearings
CopperInsulated wires, wires, flat bars, tubes, tanks, trimmings, chips
TinWhite metals, slags, welds
BrassTrimmings, propellers, radiators, chips, slags, valves, taps, sheets
LeadCar batteries, pipes, slags, linotypes
ZamacScraps, molds
ZincAnodes, sheets, slags, trimmings, hard zinc
MiscellaneaElectronic scrap, computers, catalysts, telephony devices, radiographic plates, alpaca, electric engines, copper-nickel


Our customers, both in Uruguay and in the rest of world can expect a personalized and efficient treatment. Satisfying customer requirements is one of the pillars that have consolidated Werba in the Uruguayan market.

The table below shows the available recycled non-ferrous metals and final products:

Non-ferrous metalsOrigin
AluminumGranular, classified and packed scraps, ingots (different alloys), bars
BronzeClassified scraps, ingots, bars, anodes
CopperGranular, classified and packed scraps, ingots (different alloys), bars, plates, phosphorous-copper
TinWhite metals, welds, ingots
BrassClassified scraps, ingots (different alloys), bars, plates, welds, abrasives
NickelAnodes, lockets
LeadClassified scraps, ingots (different alloys), sheets
ZamacClassified scraps, ingots
ZincClassified scraps, ingots (different alloys)
MiscellaneaPure silicon, pure antimony, magnesium, manganese

For any questions and/or suggestions, please contact us by filling the form below, through or by dialing (598) 2514 03 60. We will gladly advise you free of charge or commitment.

    Granular copper

    A great variety of materials are obtained from WEEE

    Lead ingots

    Copper wires once they arrive to our factory after being separated for compacting and granulating. These products are intended for industrial use.

    All the wastes generated by the beverage industry are recycled