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Old 08-10-2008, 07:06 AM
 
Location: Warwick, RI
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Hello! I am from Warwick, and have been saving aluminum cans to cash in for some extra $$$. I was just wondering if anyone could point me to the most reputable scrap metal dealers to cash them in. Is anyone else out there doing this too? Thanks in advance!

John from Warwick
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Old 08-11-2008, 10:24 AM
 
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I know people that cross into mass to collect .05 each for cans and bottles. Other then that I am not sure.

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Old 08-12-2008, 03:18 PM
 
Location: Warwick, RI
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Usually I just swing up to MA to collect.
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Old 08-13-2008, 09:33 AM
 
Location: Billerica, MA
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MA is your best bet for that.
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Old 08-13-2008, 05:33 PM
 
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I'm not sure if you can go to the Johnston landfill and cash them in. I never tried. Good luck!
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Old 08-13-2008, 08:44 PM
 
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I don't know of places anywhere in RI that cashes cans. I go to Mass in one of the supermarkets to cash them and there is like a $15 limit(i think) on the amount of money you can get.
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Old 08-14-2008, 06:09 PM
 
Location: Warwick, RI
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Thanks everyone. I guess it makes sense to save them and then head into Mass for the deposit. Take it slow folks!
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Old 08-16-2008, 11:09 PM
 
Location: Vantucky, Washington
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You guys take them up to Massachusetts and still get a deposit refund even though you didn't pay it??

No wonder they have a limit on it in MA... All you crazy RIers going up there and cashing in.
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