Scrap paper prices in the United States in 2014 varied from $30 to $110 per megaton, according to Scrapmonster. The amount of money a person receives from recycling paper varies depending on the quantity, the type of pap... More » Science Environmental Science Sustainability

Some ways for kids to make money quickly include recycling, holding a yard sale and starting a lawn-care business. These ideas can help kids make money and teach them about responsibility. More » World View Social Sciences

Earn money through recycling waste paper by researching local recycling centers and acquiring paying customers. Starting a paper recycling business also requires obtaining the appropriate equipment. More » Science Environmental Science Conservation

Manufacturers purchase recycled materials for uses in paper, playgrounds, roads and carpeting. While the EPA sets limits on where recycled materials can be used, there are a wide variety of products that can be made from... More »

Depending on the recycling service, you can earn money for recycling by sending in recyclable materials to companies such as Essendant, TerraCycle and Mail In Mobile. Some companies only except certain items, and pay eit... More » Science Environmental Science Sustainability

Recycling saves money by reducing the costs of production during manufacturing through the use of already gathered raw materials. This reduction comes from reduced shipping costs, savings in disposal space and savings in... More »

ScrapRegister and Scrapmonster provide detailed listings of metal recycling prices across the country, including for brass. Local recyclers, such as Earthworks Recycling in Spokane, Washington, also offer price lists. More » Business & Finance Currency & Conversions