Our Story

For over thirty years Ron Schade has been a hands on and well respected member of the recycling industry in Florida and the Southeast. Ron brings a personal level of customer service to an impersonal business. He still personally visits clients on a weekly basis. His love of the business and his personal relationships were his inspiration for creating America Green Recycling.

Ron has been in the same Clermont location for over 30 years providing prompt and reliable service and is continuing this tradition by offering new services for customers old and new with 21st Century technology. America Green thrives when its customers do. We offer prompt customer service, quick payment, and each customer receives personal attention. Recycling makes sense for your bottom line. Let America Green help you maximize your profits by offering comprehensive metal recycling solutions that are customized just for you.

AG Recycling is committed to environmental sustainability. We recognize the importance of protecting our planet’s natural resources. With the support of our customers, recycling reduces the need for mining, lowers production costs for metal manufacturers and helps deliver quality metal products throughout the world. This is all part of our strategic approach to intelligent resource management and re-use.

Products & Services

X-ray Recycling

America Green provides x-ray film recycling services to hospitals, clinics, dentists, and film archives across the country. AG is dedicated to working with both you and your film storage vendor to transport, recycle, and destroy your x-ray film and medical film in accordance with all current local, state, and federal regulations. Our efficient and free transportation services along with our advanced recycling process mean you can turn your on-site or archived film into significant revenue streams.

Aluminum Litho Plate

America Green’s aluminum recycling program was developed as a turn-key solution for commercial printing, newspapers, and manufacturing facilities to generate revenue by recycling their used aluminum litho plates and scrap aluminum. Our mill-direct pricing and years of industry experience means that you not only help the environment, but you profit from it as well.

Silver Refining

Silver refining provide an economical and environmentally friendly precious metal recovery service. We are scrap silver buyers that specialize in separating silver from other precious metals and waste materials. Precious metal scrap is weighed and then smelted.


America Green offers comprehensive X-ray recycling services. We work with a variety of companies that provide the following items: MRI Scans, Other Radiology Sheets, Medical, Dental, Veterinary, and Industrial X-Rays.

Poly Plate

The process reduces waste problems and is used to prepare photopolymerizable flexographic printing plates containing less raw materials.

Fine Silver Sales

We sell bars and coins of the finest quality and purity. If you would like to inquire about our inventory please feel free to call us or use our contact form here.


Miscellaneous Services

Finally! A safe, secure, environmentally responsible solution to the problem of what to do with old computer systems and components. Services include computer components like circuit boards, closed cell batteries  and electric motors. Send us your old components, and we’ll wipe your hard drive beyond any possible recovery, send you a Certificate of Destruction, and responsibly recycle the hardware.

The only things we do not take are vacuum tube monitors or car batteries [dealers only please].