NAICS Code 423930

NAICS 423930

NAICS Code 423930 – Recyclable Material Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS Code 423930: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of automotive scrap, industrial scrap, and other recyclable materials. Included in this industry are auto wreckers primarily engaged in dismantling motor vehicles for the purpose of wholesaling scrap.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 423930

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Dismantling motor vehicles for the purpose of selling used parts–are classified in Industry NAICS 423140, Motor Vehicle Parts (Used) Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Operating facilities where commingled recyclable materials, such as paper, plastics, used beverage cans, and metals are sorted into distinct categories–are classified in Industry NAICS 562920, Materials Recovery Facilities.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 423930

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Bottles, waste, merchant wholesalers
  • Boxes, waste, merchant wholesalers
  • Fur cuttings and scraps merchant wholesalers
  • General-line scrap merchant wholesalers
  • Glass scrap merchant wholesalers
  • Industrial wastes to be reclaimed merchant wholesalers
  • Metal scrap and waste merchant wholesalers
  • Oil, waste, merchant wholesalers
  • Paper, scrap, merchant wholesalers
  • Plastics scrap merchant wholesalers
  • Rags merchant wholesalers
  • Recyclable materials (e.g., glass, metal, paper) merchant wholesalers
  • Rubber scrap and scrap tires merchant wholesalers
  • Scrap materials (e.g., automotive, industrial) merchant wholesalers
  • Ship dismantling (except at floating drydocks and shipyards) merchant wholesalers
  • Textile waste merchant wholesalers
  • Tires, scrap, merchant wholesalers
  • Waste materials merchant wholesalers

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 423930

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 8265, 3821, 8500, 8204, 8263, 8264, 8103NAICS 423930
  • CA WC: 8265, 3821, 8500, 8204, 8265, 8264, 8103
  • DE WC: 858, 859, 860, 924
  • PA WC: 858, 859, 860, 924
  • MI WC: 8265, 3821, 8264, 8107, 2070, 8018
  • NJ WC: 8265, 8269, 3821, 8506, 8507, 8204, 8268, 8263, 8264, 8018
  • NY WC: 8265, 3821, 8500, 8263, 8264, 8103
  • WY WC: 423930
  • GL: 15406, 91190, 15406, 10256, 16881, 45380, 16009
  • SIC: 5093

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 423930 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

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