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How To Recycle Your Gold-Filled Items

Your gold-filled items may have less valuable metal inside them, but they can still be pure profit for your company. We make it fast and easy to recycle your company’s gold-filled items and gold-filled scrap – in fact, you’ll be paid within 10 business days from when we receive your gold-filled items and gold-filled jewelry scrap. Even though we customize every transaction to meet the specific needs of your company, here are our standard terms for refining gold-filled scrap:

Processing Time:  Typically completed within 7 to 10 business days from date of receipt.
Payment Schedule:  You will be paid 10 business days from date of receipt.
Form of Payment:  Company check, bank wire transfer or the return of bullion.
Metal Pricing:  We price your metals using the New York and London markets.
Pool Account:  If you prefer to leave your metals unpriced, you may open a pool account at no additional cost.

What Kind of Gold-Filled Jewelry and Scrap Can I Recycle?

You can send us the following gold-filled items and gold-filled jewelry scrap to be refined and recycled:

  • Gold filled watch bands, case, etc. (with or without stainless steel)
  • Gold filled pocket watch cases, chains, fobs, etc.
  • Gold filled jewelry scrap

See the other forms of gold Specialty Metals accepts here.

Photo of gold-filled pocket watch cases scrap that Specialty Metals customers have shipped to us for recycling and refining.

Refining Rates and Fees for Gold-Filled Jewelry and Scrap

Call for current terms.

We will customize terms based on lot size and projected content.