Catalytic converters are relatively simple devices but have a tremendous impact on our environment. Catalytic converters were developed to convert hazardous compounds into harmless carbon dioxide and water. Therefore, improving the air that we breathe. In larger cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Chicago air pollution has been a serious problem. Scrap catalytic converter recycling is vital to improving the air that we breathe. By recycling your scrap converter for cash, you are doing your part to help reduce landfills as well as putting some money in your pocket.