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RecycleGuard - Recycling Operations
For over 20 years, the RecycleGuard insurance program has been a leading insurance provider to the recycling industry. Whether it's metal, plastic, glass, paper, rubber, textile, electronics or a combination of them all, RecycleGuard is the premier commercial insurance and risk management program in recycling.  In fact, it’s the only one sponsored by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI).

Eligible Target Classes: Businesses with primary operations in the recycling of: 
-Scrap Metal


The program is available in all U.S. states 

Coverages Offered: -Automobile
-General Liability
-Impaired Property
-Equipment Breakdown (including Production Machinery)
-Inland Marine
-Workers' Compensation
-Professional Liability for Document Destruction 
-Coverage for stock available with manufacturer's selling price valuation clause   

Conversion Coverage available (Purchasing product/stock/material for recycling from a seller who does not have legal title or possession)

Products Coverage Redefined to clarify coverage for material to be recycled, reconditioned or reclaimed

Limited Pollution Coverage Available

Audits can be based on payroll or tonnage to avoid fluctuations caused by changes in commodity pricing.

Options Available: -Individually Designed Large Deductible or Self Insured Retention Program
-Traditional Guaranteed Cost Insurance 

Coverage is provided on an admitted basis unless otherwise indicated.

Submission Requirements: -Completed Acord Applications, signed by the insured, including detailed property information to include construction, occupancy, square footage and age.
-For New Ventures, a copy of the owner's and manager's resumes
-RecycleGuard Supplemental Questionnaire is REQUIRED with all submissions.
-In addition to the Supplemental Questionnaire listed above:
-Supplemental - Rubber
-Supplemental - Auto Dismantler
-5 years of recently valued company loss runs (a loss summary is helpful)
-Details on losses over $10,000
-Full description of operations, including those of additional Named Insureds
-Expiring premiums and target premiums for all lines of coverage
-Drivers list, including MVR's
-Complete vehicle identification numbers (VIN)
-Current experience modification worksheet
-Equipment Breakdown application if coverage is desired

Please refer to the RecycleGuard Submission Checklist to ensure you have everything you need.

Please send submissions to: [email protected]

U.S. States Available

  • U.S. States Available:
  • Provider Type:
    Managing General Agency
  • Admitted:
    All Available States
  • Carriers:
  • Carrier Ratings:
  • Commission:
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