Electrum refines precious metal bearing scrap from a multitude of manufacturing sectors. We handle Gold, Silver, Platinum, Palladium, Iridium and Rhodium in many forms.

Medical Device Manufacturing:

Precious Metal bearing (Gold, Silver, Platinum, and Palladium)

  • Cardiac Implants
  • Guidewires
  • Pins, Tips, and Rollers
  • Bushings
  • Stents and Spacers
  • Orthopedic
  • Electrodes


Precious Metal bearing (Gold, Silver, Platinum, Palladium)

  • Resins
  • Filters
  • Sludge
  • Solutions

Plated Parts

  • Dangler Wire
  • Carrier Excess
  • RF/ Microwave Devices

Cathodes from Dummy Plating



  • Tin
  • Nickel
  • Copper
  • Lead

Micro Circuit Manufacturing:

Thick Film Process Recyclables

  • Screen Printed Precious Metal Bearing Inks on rejected production parts/substrates
  • Jars containing residual or expired Precious Metal Inks or Silver Epoxy
  • Applicators containing Precious Metals
  • Expired Bonding Wire-Gold
  • Precious Metal plated parts- Flat Packs

Thin Film Process Recyclables

  • Sputtering targets with Precious Metals – Can be refined for Gold content, then cleaned and returned to our customer for use
  • Bead Blast particles containing Precious Metals from process cleanup
  • Vapor Deposition- Bell Jar Scrapings containing Precious Metals

Semiconductors and Electronics

  • Precious Metal plated components
  • Printed Circuit Boards with Gold Fingers, PC Trims
  • Silver plated Clippings
  • Gold Plated Clippings – Test Pins
  • Precious Metal Connectors and Switches