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How To Recycle Your Silver Alloy

We make it fast and easy to recycle your company’s silver alloy – in fact, you’ll be paid immediately upon completion of the process, usually within 7 to 14 business days after we receive your silver alloy scrap. Even though we customize every transaction to meet the specific needs of your company, here are our standard terms for refining silver alloy scrap:

Processing Time:  Typically completed within 7 to 14 business days from date of receipt.
Payment Schedule:  Payable immediately upon completion.
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 Silver Alloy Can I Recycle?

You can send us the following silver alloy scrap to be refined and recycled:

  • Silver Sputter/Sputtering Targets
  • Impure silver ingots
  • Silver wire
  • Silver mesh
  • Silver Sheet
  • Silver Tubing
  • Mirror Silver powders
  • Sludges
  • Silver conductivity paste
  • Silver conductivity paste with Palladium
  • Silver conductivity paste with Platinum
  • Silver Powder
  • Silver Ink
  • Silver dental alloys
  • Silver amalgam (unused, mercury free)
  • Silver Ion Exchange Resins
  • Silver Tungsten contacts
  • Silver Molybdenum contacts

See the other forms of silver Specialty Metals accepts here.

Shown: silver for fabrication of jewelry, silverware, electronics, X-rays, sputtering targets and other scrap Specialty Metals recycles and refines.

Refining Rates and Fees for Silver Alloy

Minimum Lot: Determined based on projected content

Silver Metal Content:
25% to 90%

Payable Metals: Determined based on projected content and recovery

No Other Charges