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How To Recycle Your Platinum Rhodium

We make it fast and easy to recycle your company’s platinum rhodium – in fact, you’ll be paid within 3 weeks of the day we receive your platinum rhodium scrap. Even though we customize every transaction to meet the specific needs of your company, here are our standard terms for refining platinum rhodium scrap:

Processing Time:  Typically completed within 14 to 21 days from date of receipt.
Payment Schedule:  Payable immediately upon completion of the processing.
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 Platinum Rhodium Can I Recycle?

You can send us the following platinum rhodium scrap to be refined and recycled:

  • Platinum-Rhodium alloy wire, sheet, rods, foil, tube, mesh, etc.
  • Platinum-Rhodium catalyst
  • Platinum-Rhodium thermocouple wire
  • Labware containing platinum group metals, including laboratory crucibles, evaporation dishes, electrodes, tongs, mesh screens and inoculating loops

See the other forms of platinum Specialty Metals accepts here.

Photo of platinum rhodium electrode mesh, which Specialty Metals can recycle and refine for the best precious metal prices.

Refining Rates and Fees for Platinum Rhodium

Platinum Group Metal Content:
70% to 99.99%

Payable Metals:
98% of all Platinum Group Metals

Treatment Fee:
$10.00 per troy ounce

Assay Fee:
$150.00

Processing Fee:
$500.00

Minimum Lot Size:
5 troy ounces