Treatment of waste per type of industries
WEEECycling reprocesses all waste containing precious metals, liquid or solid.
WEEECycling reprocesses all waste containing precious metals, liquid or solid, from all industrial sectors:
After refining at our Tourville les Ifs site, where all the operations take place, the metals are transformed into new raw materials.
With its various processes, WEEECycling is one of the most competent waste treatment plants in the world, in terms of circular economy and is the only one to work exclusively with waste.
Producers of electrical and electronical components
In order to meet all the expectations of its customers, WEEECycling has a complete line for the recycling of equipment and components from the electrical and electronic sectors:
Original equipment manufacturers (OEM)
As an OEM, you have obsolete equipment and prototypes at your disposal as well as warranty materials such as laptops, mobile phones, network or telecommunication equipment and much more.
Our recycling solution for OEMs offers many advantages:
Most of the waste generated by the electroplating and surface treatment trades is hazardous waste with specific regulatory constraints.
As soon as they contain precious metals, WEEECycling has all the skills required to take care of these wastes, whether they are heterogeneous or homogeneous, liquid or solid:
Aeronautics, Aerospace, Defence, Safety (ASDS)
As an industry working for the sensitive and confidential sectors of Aeronautics and Space, of Defence and/or Security, you have obsolete equipment, prototypes and sensitive materials at your disposal, and strategic waste, as well as miscellaneous production scrap containing precious metals.
WEEECycling has been affiliated since 2019 to the NAE network (Normandy Aerospace) and offers recycling solutions for the ASDS offering many advantages:
Chemical, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic industries
Catalysts and other precious metal-based products used in the chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries are available in many forms and grades.
WEEECycling has the skills to analyse waste on samples and to extract and refine the precious metals contained.
Our suitably equipped laboratory provides precise results for palladium, platinum, rhodium, or ruthenium.
After refining, the metals are credited to weight accounts and can either be redeemed or transferred to producers of catalysts or other specialties.
Examples of wastes handled (not exhaustive):
Watchmaking, Jewelry, Gold & Silversmith, Art Workshops
WEEECycling treats all waste from the sectors of watchmaking, jewelry, and gemstones, whether it is waste from large industrial productions or smaller quantities from the activities of SMEs in the watchmaking, jewelry, and gemstones sectors, as well as craftsmen and art manufacturers. Thanks to its experience and innovative processes, WEEE Cycling is able to offer cost-effective solutions starting from around 0.02‰ for gold and platinoids and some ‰ for silver.
Examples of supported scrap:
Mirror manufacturing and other industries using silver
WEEECycling has specific equipment and processes for the extraction and refining of the silver contained in many scraps, especially those from mirror factories and photographic processes.
Wastes from the mirror industry:
Waste from photographic processes:
Depending on the different levels of the photographic industry, different products can be distinguished corresponding to various activities resulting in residual solutions treated by WEEE Cycling :