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JunPOSTED ON 28 June 2023 BY Pradipa (TA)
How we test catalysts at Ecotrade Group?
How does Ecotrade test the PGM content of each catalytic converter? Testing the platinum group metals (PGM) content in catalytic converters is a complex and challenging process that requir...
MayPOSTED ON 29 May 2023 BY Pradipa (TA)
Understanding Toll Refining Terms
In toll refining, you can contract the refining of platinum, palladium, and rhodium from your scrap catalysts for a fee, while retaining ownership of the refined material for final sale. To...
MayPOSTED ON 16 May 2023 BY Pradipa (TA)
Why Upgrade to the Platinum Plan?
Looking to take your catalytic converter trading to the next level? Our Platinum Plan upgrade is just what you need! With these 4 exclusive features, you'll have access to valuable information th...
MayPOSTED ON 15 May 2023 BY Pradipa (TA)
Five Self-Questions to Find Your Best Buyer
When it comes to selling catalytic converters, finding the right partner is crucial. Asking yourself specific questions can help you gain clarity and define your ideal buying partner bette...
AprPOSTED ON 28 April 2023 BY Pradipa (TA)
10 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Scrap Catalytic Converter Recycling Process
Catalytic converters are an important part of the automotive recycling industry, and their recycling process provide significant economic and environmental benefits. To help you get the mos...
OctPOSTED ON 19 October 2022 BY Supsuta S.
Catalytic Converters - What Does the Future Hold?
With the world’s governments and automakers stating a commitment to discontinue sales of diesel and gasoline cars in favor of zero emission vehicles by 2030, in this article we ask whether this wil...
JulPOSTED ON 28 July 2022 BY Supsuta S.
Recycling and toll-refining of automotive foil catalysts
Unlike traditional ceramic and DPF catalytic converters, automotive foil catalysts are made of thin, flat and corrugated metal foils formed into a honeycomb structure, coated on the inside with pla...
FebPOSTED ON 7 February 2022 BY Maxime Le Breton
What machines are used in catalytic converter recycling?
The recycling of scrap catalytic converters to retrieve the precious metal content of platinum, palladium and rhodium, is important, both environmentally and economically. The mining of metal ore...
AugPOSTED ON 15 August 2021 BY Maxime Le Breton
Two Decades of Change in the Catalytic Converter Recycling…
Since the turn of the century, much has changed in catalytic converter recycling. The industry has become increasingly complex, technology-based and professional. Complexity has arisen from a comb...
AugPOSTED ON 9 August 2021 BY Maxime Le Breton
Toll Refining - the Present and the Future
Among the myriad of changes we have seen over the last 20 years in the catalytic converter recycling industry, one of the most influential has been toll refining. Historically, the majority of sal...
JulPOSTED ON 29 July 2021 BY Maxime Le Breton
Helpful Hints to Improved Profitability
The quotation, ”knowledge is power”, commonly attributed to Sir Francis Bacon, is a byword in many facets of life, and in the catalytic converter recycling market it has become equally important. I...
AprPOSTED ON 29 April 2021 BY Saraiwan
Benefiting from Improved Data Accuracy 🙌
As with most industries, the provision of reliable and accurate data plays an increasingly major role in the catalytic converter recycling market. In the main, this has focused on the average value...
JanPOSTED ON 5 January 2021 BY Saraiwan
How Scrap Catalytic Converters Are Valued 👍
We all know that catalytic converters have good scrap value, primarily due to their platinum, palladium, and rhodium content, but also because of the complexity in the recycling process. The spent...