South Gate Recycling Center


Ecology’s South Gate recycling center accepts all CRV and scrap metal. The facility is located just .5 mile off the 710 freeway at the Firestone Blvd exit. Our South Gate recycling center is located on Rayo Ave, between Firestone Blvd and Atlantic Ave.
This location was formerly known as California Metals Recycling.

From the 105 Freeway, our South Gate recycling center is a 9 minute drive, approximately 2.3 miles North on Atlantic Ave to our Rayo Ave location.
This location services all of South Gate and surrounding East Los Angeles cities such as Downey, Huntington Park, Lynwood, Compton, Paramount, Bellflower, Walnut Park, Bell Gardens, Willowbrook, West Rancho Dominguez, Gardena, Hawthorne, Inglewood and Lawndale.

Ecology’s South Gate CRV and scrap metal recycling facility buys Ferrous and Non-Ferrous metals such as:

  • Aluminum
  • Steel
  • Iron
  • Copper
  • Brass
  • Tin


The CRV items that we buy include:

  • Aluminum Cans – Clean & Dry
  • Plastic
  • Glass