Precious Metal Recovery

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Precious Metal Recovery

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We reclaim and refine precious metals (gold, silver, platinum, palladium and copper) from waste streams, typically as a byproduct of complex manufacturing processes. We also recover precious metals from production scrap, off-spec parts and components, prototypes, and obsolete inventories. (2 minutes, 26 seconds)

SLS has maintained a leadership position in precious metal refining and asset recovery for over 50 years. We are committed to customer protection and total asset recovery with value added services. Sims Lifecycle Services provides a closed loop option for the recovery and refinement of precious and semi precious metals, including gold, silver, palladium, platinum and copper.

Our zero discharge refining facility provides environmentally sound and responsible recovery and destruction of your material in all forms. Utilizing shredders, furnaces, ball mills, and chemical processes Sims Lifecycle Services offers a complete solution for the analysis, secure destruction, and recovery of your precious metal assets. Sims Lifecycle Services is a leader in the refining of hazardous material, we are permitted to receive and process precious metal bearing hazardous waste.

Asset security and accuracy of analysis are priorities of our refining process. We maintain positive control and the highest degree of plant security over the entire refining process and your product. Sims Lifecycle Services maintains a fully equipped assay laboratory on‐site. Assets are sampled and analyzed by expert chemists and technicians using proven assay methods and advanced technologies.

Representation, per pound purchase plans, easy-to-read settlement reports and a variety of payment plans such as tolling, hedging and metal exchange programs are value-added service options available to every precious metal refining customer.

Sims Lifecycle Services has established its position as an industry leader in precious metal refining by offering a comprehensive, environmentally sound and technologically advanced refining process.We are committed to offering a refining solution tailored to your company’s needs, with the protection, value added services and environmental compliance necessary to meet your requirements.

We welcome the opportunity to prove our refining capabilities as your precious metal refining partner.

Precious Metal Refining Services