Recovery and Refining

Chimet specializes in the recovery and refining of precious metals from industrial waste materials.

The process of recovering and refining precious metals is characterised by the following:

  • Quality: Thanks to an avant-garde industrial structure and the absolute thoroughness of the recovery phases, Chimet is capable of recovering gold, palladium, rhodium and other precious metals from ashes and scrap / ingots of gold, gold sweepings, solutions, slag, crucibles, catalysts from the chemical, petrochemical, and pharmaceutical industries, catalytic converters, electronic waste, dental waste, and sludge.
  • The highest level of cooperation: Chimet ensures its customers total transparency and the possibility of carrying out any checks they wish during the materials sampling phases.
  • On time delivery: Chimet commits to delivering precious metals as a finished product after a few weeks of processing and in any case by the deadlines agreed with customers.

The purity of Chimet’s precious metal is almost absolute: 99.99. Gold, silver, platinum, palladium and all the other precious metals obtain London Good Delivery certification, which is accredited throughout the world. 




Chimet’s waste has some of the most innovative and efficient waste disposal systems in the world. Emissions monitoring is conducted in real time and data are available to the public after the validation of ARPAT.


Who said?

"..the new waste to energy conversion technologies are totally free of organic substances.."
Livio Giannotti, CEO of Quadrifoglio Spa

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