About Us


NHKelman is a fourth generation family owned scrap metal and paper recycling center located in Cohoes, NY. From our original 8 acre facility we have grown to become a large scale recycling center servicing Albany, NY, the capital region and the east coast. Our customers are located as far north as Canada and as far south as North Carolina. As a recycling center our main goal is to help customers recycle their various metal and paper products, to ensure they are not wasted and will be reused.

We handle all ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
We handle all industrial and non-industrial accounts.

Browse the rest of our site to find out how we can service you with any and all of your scrap recycling needs. Feel free to contact us through our contact page; We are more than happy to answer all of your questions!

How Can We Help You?
Scrap is generated by all companies large and small. Whether its ferrous or non-ferrous scrap metal or scrap paper, if you have it, we want it! Let us pay you top dollar for it!

NHKelman is a one stop shop for all of your recycling service needs. With over 50 employees and a 10 acre facility including a 20,000 sq ft warehouse we ensure each of our customers will be serviced quickly and efficiently. With our N.Y.S. certified scales we can weigh and price all of your commodities on our scrap yard site. Click the links above to find out about all the excellent services we offer, and make sure you recieve maximum value for all of your scrap materials.

Part of this unique service includes a fully trained and insured crew of experienced NHKelman employees. These crews can provide you with quick and effecient demolition and removal services at your job site.