Other materials

Thanks to its specific metallurgical flowsheet, Umicore Precious Metals Refining can treat a large variety of complex, precious metals containing materials. For specific requests, please contact our commercial team.


Material More information  
Sweeps Precious metal bearing fines resulting from the incineration or milling of precious metal bearing materials such as rags, wipes, silver containing film material and other scraps.  
Bullions Bars in which precious metals have been concentrated following a melting operation of metallic scraps. Typically, bullions will have a high copper content.  Bars with a weight up to 60 kg or 130 lbs can be accepted.  
Fuel cell catalysts  Membranes from a Membrane Electrode Assembly (MEA) of fuel cells, containing Platinum.  
Other Various other precious metal bearing residues such as Ag containing foil from old photovoltaic panels.