Circuitboards and Shredded Circuitboards From the Processing of End-of-Life Electronics

Shall consist of whole or shredded copper/precious metal bearing populated or unpopulated circuitboards from the manual dismantling of electronic products. May also consist of shredded circuitboards from end-of-life electronic product processing systems with a maximum piece size of 2 inches. Maximum acceptable metal contamination: aluminum, 5%; ferrous, 2%; zinc, 2%; magnesium, 1%; and beryllium, 200 ppm. Other elements subject to agreement between buyer and seller. Maximum plastic content: 40%.

Typically sold on an assay basis and classified into different
categories denominated by the gold levels contained in the
material. Major classifications are:

  1. <50 grams per mt
  2. <200 g/mt
  3. >200 g/mt

Effective as of: July 14th, 2022


Iron Frag

Item Code: EM5

Shall consist of shredded No. 1 and No. 2 whole wrought iron and/or steel scrap and No. 1 busheling ...

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Light Iron

Item Code: EM4

Shall consist of whole No. 1 and whole No. 2 wrought iron and/or steel scrap and No.1 busheling from...

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Eddy-Current (EC) Scrap

Item Code: EM2

Shall consist of a combination of nonferrous metals that should be predominately aluminum but may co...

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Eddy-Current (EC) Aluminum

Item Code: EM1

Shall consist of the shredded aluminum fraction generated by EC separation of electronic products be...

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