Ecotrade’s core competency is the recovery of precious metals from spent catalytic converters. With this tool, you will be able to determine the return value for your bulk catalyst. Also, this will help you to compare various toll refining terms from different smelters or refiners of automotive catalysts.

Precious metal rates

Metal PT PD RH
Price in $ / ozt
Price in $ / lb 14,131.25 13,752.08 61,979.17

Your amounts and results

Platinum Content ppm
Palladium Content ppm
Rhodium Content ppm
Average moisture %


Lotcharge $
Treatment per lb of monolith $
Return rate Platinum %
Minimum deduction Platinum g/t
Return rate Palladium %
Minimum deduction Palladium g/t
Return rate Rhodium %
Minimum deduction Rhodium g/t
Refining charge per lb Platinum $
Refining charge per lb Palladium $
Refining charge per lb Rhodium $
Freight charges (per lot) $
Settlement days
Total value of the material
Value of the material per lb
Treatment and refining charges
+ Metal losses (difference to 100% RR)
+ Finance fees
Total costs
Costs per lb of monolith
Total return
Return per lb of monolith