Quality Management

Because our company is certified for waste disposal by the LVR-Entsorgergemeinschaft Sachsen e.V, the quality of our products and services is documented.

Our company is certified as a recycling specialist according to §56 of the German Waste Management and Product Recycling Act (KrWG).

Operating Hours

Monday to Friday7.00 to 16.00
Wednesday7.00 to 18.00
Saturday8.00 to 12.00
Saturday is closed in January and February.


Jan. 1990
Company founded as "EMG - Erzgebirgische Metallhandelsgesellschaft"
in Schneeberg

Site at the freight depot in Lauter put into operation, and company rebranded as "metarec Metallrecycling GmbH"
Acquisition of grounds with freight depot in Lauter; ongoing expansion and conversion of grounds, site, hall, and office buildings
2000Specialized chipping facility and warehouse built
2002Zwickau branch opened in a former Keramo site
Additional warehouse built, and additional surfaces paved; third oil separator also installed
2005Social spaces added and expanded
2007Office complex added

Remaining surfaces paved
Acquisition of former copper foundry in Zwickau
Start of demolition and reconstruction work at the Zwickau site
New office and administration building built in Zwickau
Warehouse renovated and further expanded
Further expansion and modernization of the locations
Purchase of new high-performance technologies

Currently employs 21 people including 2 apprentices.
In the summer of 2015, we are already 25 years active in the service of the environment and for our customers.