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How To Recycle Your Gold Scrap for Diamond Recovery

We make it fast and easy to recover diamonds from your company’s gold scrap – in fact, you’ll be paid upon completion, usually within 2 weeks of the day we receive your gold scrap for diamond recovery. Even though we customize every transaction to meet the specific needs of your company, here are our standard terms for refining gold scrap for diamond recovery:

Processing Time:  Typically completed within two (2) weeks from date of receipt.
Payment Schedule:  You will be paid 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 Gold Scrap for Diamond Recovery Can I Recycle?

You can send us the following gold scrap to be refined and recycled for diamond recovery:

  • Karat gold jewelry scrap containing diamonds.


  • We will dissolve your scrap and recover the diamonds.
  • All metal will be paid for under the rates quoted.
  • The diamonds will be returned to you or we can make an offer to purchase them.

See the other forms of gold Specialty Metals accepts here.

Image of an assortment of karat gold jewelry containing diamonds, which Specialty Metals can recycle and refine for the best prices for individuals and businesses.

Refining Rates and Fees for Gold Scrap for Diamond Recovery

Payable Metals:
Gold: 98%
Platinum, Palladium and Silver: May be payable depending on content

Treatment Fee:
$1.00 per troy ounce, net weight received

Assay Fee:

Lot Fee:
To be determined based on volume submitted

Can be returned to the customer or purchased by us

Minimum Lot Size:
10 troy ounces (gross weight)
Custom quotes available for smaller and larger quantities