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Upstate Shredding-Ben Weitsman has bought a Cattaraugus County scrap yard and plans to add jobs there.

The purchase price of Valley Recycling in Allegany was not disclosed. The yard has 10 employees, and its new owner plans to increase that total to 20.

Upstate Shredding-Ben Weitsman, which is based in Tioga County, said it plans to overhaul the Allegany property and raise prices paid to customers.