Our team will assist you throughout the entire process, from the first offer phase, arranging necessary formalities, until the payment/metal transfer. We adjust our all-in solution so it is tailored to your wishes. We carry out the shipment in accordance with the European Council Regulation (1013/2006) for shipments of waste and other applicable legislation. If you prefer to know more about our solutions, view the following steps for more information.
You are the generator of the waste or by-product. We collect all the usefull informaiton about your material, we can analyse a sample after which we provide a tailored commercial and technical proposal for recycling or reclaim, based on your needs, legal requirements, product specifications and classification.
We are able to handle catalyst-bins and quickly return them (generally within 14 days) which assures the lowest rental-costs.
In 2020 we expect to even own a fleet of custom-built catalyst bins, which further expands our service.
If you have interest in our bin rental service, please contact us.
Nowadays many legal requirements and laws are applicable to the transportation of (waste) material. For example in the case of transboundary shipments, for which an export-licence has to be obtained prior to transport.
Our specialized team has experience with the latest (EU/International) regulations like the Basel convention. Complying with these complex regulations is standard procedure for us.
METCHEM's logistics department is familiar with any additional demands of some countries, as well as green listed (Annex VII) and amber listed (Notification procedure) transboundary shipments.
We take care of, or assist you with, the administrative process with local and (inter)national authorities.
The transport of your (waste) material is organized by METCHEM in compliance with the relevant legislation.
We arrange all transport by road, rail or ship using reputable forwarding companies. Storage (including for dangerous waste) in fully licensed warehouses is available if required.
Our logistics department handles the material in a safe and responsible way, ADR or IMO included. They take specific requirements into account, so we always provide the best transport-solution for your material.
Please contact us when you have materials which need recycling and we will make the necessary arrangements.
As you can see at our locations we have multiple sites where we provide short-term storage in order to stock up materials.
During storage we inspect the packaging and perform sampling if necessary.
We are currently developing our own licensed facility at the border of Germany and the Netherlands (Europark Emlichheim-Coevorden). Storage and repackaging is possible, in compliance with the latest environmental and safety requirements. This warehouse will have all necessary safety-precautions.
At this location we are able to store even self-igniting (ADR 4.2) materials.
We work closely together with certified laboratories for analysis of materials. Depending on the material and its metal content, a method of analysis is chosen.
Once the composition of the material is known, our team offers the best recycling solution. Goods are usually processed after confirmation of the composition.
We cooperate with renowned assayers to assure independent and reliable analysis and weighing. Third party assayers like ALS Inspection, SGS, Alfred H. Knight or according to your preference can be appointed at request.
When the quality is confirmed, the material is recovered or recycled in a fully licensed western facility.
For more details about our recycling-option visit our recycling-page.