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How To Recycle Your High Grade Silver

We make it fast and easy to recycle your company’s high grade silver – in fact, you’ll be paid immediately upon completion of the process, usually within 3 to 5 business days after we receive your high grade silver scrap. Even though we customize every transaction to meet the specific needs of your company, here are our standard terms for refining high-grade silver scrap:

Processing Time:  Typically completed within 3 to 5 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 High Grade Silver Can I Recycle?

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

  • Bullion (coins, ingots and bars) - includes American Eagles, Canada Maples, Johnson Matthey, Engelhard, Sunshine, Pan American, and other generic fine silver bullion
  • Sterling Silver (925), Coin Silver (900), European Silver (835, 830, 800) flatware and hollow-ware
  • Sterling silver rounds, bars, ingots, medallions, etc.
  • Pure and Sterling silver bars, ingots, etc. from Franklin Mint, Danbury Mint, and others

See the other forms of silver Specialty Metals accepts here.

Photo of silver ingots, which Specialty Metals recycles from currency and silverware.

Refining Rates and Fees for High Grade Silver

Purchase outright – Call for current quotes

Minimum Lot:
100 troy ounces
(custom pricing available for smaller and larger quantities)

Silver Metal Content:
75% to 99.99%

Payable Metals:
Silver: 90%

No Other Charges