Johnson Matthey is the largest global full service refiner of precious metals with almost 200 years of experience in the recycling and management of these valuable materials

Refining platinum group metals at Brimsdown, UK
Refining platinum group metals at Brimsdown, UK


Platinum Group Metals

Our Pgm Refining business offers a comprehensive range of traditional refining techniques to recover platinum group metals (pgms):

  • Platinum
  • Palladium
  • Iridium
  • Rhodium
  • Ruthenium.

We refine primary pgms from global mining operations as well as secondary materials such as spent catalysts. We handle a variety of material types from the automotive, electronics, pharmaceutical and chemical industries.


Johnson Matthey's Precious Metals Management business provides a range of management services for platinum group metals.

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