Our Services

    Refining partner for industrial precious metals clients worldwide


    We provide our customers with state-of-the-art refining of scrap metal and mining doré. Elemetal Refining uses technologically advanced processes in assays and refining (many developed in-house) that are held to the highest standards of accuracy and integrity in order to offer the most reliable service possible. Additionally, with a wide-range of pricing options and an independently operated Brinks vaulting service on-site, we are uniquely positioned to meet all of your needs.


    Choose when and how to lock-in price and define settlement options that match your business needs. Whether you prefer to use current spot, credit metal to pool, receive a wire, or trade for bullion, we can meet your specialized financial needs.


    Elemetal Refining’s 168,000 square foot facility is ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified, offering the utmost in accuracy and integrity when it comes to your metal content. Our capacity to refine and evaluate large volumes of precious metals, using the most technologically-advanced processes, has kept us at the forefront of the industrial refining market for decades. Assay methods include, but are not limited to, proof-corrected fire assay and inductively coupled plasma (ICP).

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    Elemetal Refining sets itself apart from others in the industry by using state-of-the-art refining techniques. We refine scrap metals from a variety of sources to 99.99% pure gold and 99.9+% pure silver. We upgrade impure precious metals to fine products through a variety of unique processes. Elemetal Refining developed many of its modern refining practices and perfected in-house its pyro-metallurgical, mechanical, and chemical-refining circuits.


    Elemetal Refining is the only refiner in the world to have a Brinks vaulting service inside its refinery. The vault, independently operated by Brinks, gives Elemetal Refining clients the option to store materials within the Brinks, and thus reduce mitigating delays and transportation costs.

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    Elemetal Refining also processes a variety of materials containing lower concentrations of precious metals, from jewelers’ grindings and bench waste to sweeps and sludge. This allows us to help you make the most of your precious-metal business and ensure nothing slips through the cracks.

    Our intermediate materials capabilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Slags
    • Crucibles
    • Mechanically
    • Low
    • Dried
    • Grindings
    • Polishings
    • Bench sweeps

    Elemetal Refining is committed to maintaining the environment and the safety of our employees. We do not accept materials that include Cadmium, Selenium, Beryllium, Mercury, or radio-active materials.


    We provide options for domestic and international E-waste refining through our affiliate, Elemetal Recycling. As a large-scale processor of circuit boards and electronic waste, Elemetal Recycling can buy on a per-pound or refining basis, based on quality and volume.


    1. Complete the Online Application Form
    2. Call customer service to pre-price or set up armored-car service 740.286.6457
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      Elemetal Refining
      16064 Beaver Pike
      Jackson, OH 45640
    • Gold, Silver, Platinum and Palladium scrap-metal refining.
    • Stone-removal services for diamonds and other gemstones from all jewelry.
    • Karat gold & solid gold
    • Gold & silver bullion
    • Sterling silver
    • Coins

    View the full list of what we refine.