AboutYou will find here some articles related to the catalytic converter recycling business and the PGM market news.
MarPOSTED ON 18 March 2020 BY Alice
COVID-19 Impact on PGMs 💥
Now declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), the novel coronavirus COVID-19 is now spreading dangerously across the globe. Apart from the tragic loss of life, it is inflicting,...
FebPOSTED ON 13 February 2020 BY Alice
Rhodium - PGM’s Cinderella 🎉
In all the recent furors over the relative prices of platinum and palladium, and what this means for the manufacturers of catalytic converters, the third, member of the “catalyst club” is often ove...
FebPOSTED ON 7 February 2020 BY Alice
A Palladium Explosion! 💥
In a recent article, we spoke about the potential substitution of palladium for platinum in catalytic converters due to the rising price of the former. Well, even we have been taken aback by recent...
JanPOSTED ON 30 January 2020 BY Alice
Platinum for Palladium - To Switch or Not to Switch🔁
Just 4 months ago, we published the article “The Future for Palladium”, in which we discussed some of the reasons behind the metal’s burgeoning demand and rising price. Since then, palladium’s pric...
JanPOSTED ON 8 January 2020 BY Alice
Knowing Your Suppliers of Catalytic Converter 🧐
As part of the fight against corruption, fraud, money laundering, and illegal activities (including, for example, terrorism), many countries have introduced legislation known as “Kn...
NovPOSTED ON 28 November 2019 BY Alice
Maximizing Profitability from Catalytic Converter Recycling♻️
The catalytic converter recycling process consists of a number of stages and it stands to reason that the more you do yourself the greater the profitability. De-can, mill, smelt, an...
NovPOSTED ON 11 November 2019 BY Alice
E-waste Recycling - The New Opportunity 💻
The rapid expansion of technology, linked to a consumer-driven society, has created explosive growth in the electronics industry. In turn, this has led to a rapidly escalating issue...
OctPOSTED ON 23 October 2019 BY Alice
Hazardous Waste Exporting - A Move in the Right Direction ☢️
Our planet is increasingly being choked by the waste products of development and, many industrialized nations have been attempting to overcome the lack of local waste depositary sit...
OctPOSTED ON 10 October 2019 BY Alice
A Concise of PGM History 🌟
In the catalytic converter industry, we talk a lot about Platinum Group Metals - after all, for many of us, they are our livelihoods! We felt therefore, it was about time to write a...
SepPOSTED ON 20 September 2019 BY Alice
Rhodium, a "discreet" but booming metal ✨
Rhodium is one of the six Platinum Group Metals (PGM’s) - platinum, palladium, rhodium, osmium, iridium, and ruthenium - and the first three on this list are well known to all invol...
SepPOSTED ON 16 September 2019 BY Alice
Fuel Cell Recycling
Fuel Cell in some History… A fuel cell converts the chemical energy of a fuel (usually hydrogen) and an oxidizing agent (usually oxygen) into electricity in a p...
SepPOSTED ON 11 September 2019 BY Alice
Precious Metal Investment - Is it Worth It?
Gold in particular, but also other precious metals including silver and the Platinum Group Metals (platinum, palladium, and rhodium), have long been considered attractive investment...
AugPOSTED ON 21 August 2019 BY Alice
Material Losses in Processing
There will always be a discrepancy between the specified content of PGMs (Platinum Group Metals - Platinum, Palladium, and Rhodium) at the time of manufacture and the actual amount...