Kovohutě Příbram is also authorised to dangerous waste disposal. Plastic, paper, iron, zinc, brass, copper, ceramics or glass may carry precious metals. Minimum content of precious metals in supply is 0.2 % of Ag and 0.01 % of Au, Pd and Pt.
According to the nature of waste we perform a homogenisation by means of sorting, crushing, burning, grinding or melting. Determination of precious metals content is performed in a specialized accredit laboratory.
Upon detection of precious metals content and actual price conditions a purchase price for delivered waste is offered to the customer in form of a price proposal. The way of homogenisation, analysis and price proposal elaboration enables a payment to the consumer within one month after a waste delivery. After the consumer has approved the redemption price the waste is purified by means of established technology with the help of lead in shaft oven or English oven.
Purchase terms of Kovohutě Příbram are transparent. The consumer himself may count the expected payment in advance in contrast to competing business where owing to the hidden reduction from metal stock-exchange value undefined in advance it is impossible to set the redemption price. The Kovohutě Příbram is the only firm in Czech Republic, which has specified a fixed day for precious metals redemption price calculation in Price and Delivery Terms. If a consumer concludes a contract for deposition of precious metals to demands account, the determination of a day for precious metal rating depends on his decision.
Electric and electronic products, sediments, scrapings, ashes, photographic industry waste, waste from physical or chemical modification of waste, pigs and other waste containing precious metals. A content of special – interest metals, which varies distinctively in different suppliers according to the applied technologies and site of waste origin is crucial for receipt of he waste in the waste utilization plant. In agreed cases it is possible to take over a waste with a lower metal content as a waste for disposal on payment. The Precious Metals Division personnel elaborated purchased waste sorts into a well-arranged catalogue, which assists consumers in orientation where the precious metals occur and which way is advisable to sort and process them.
|Ing. Petr Janda||Division Director||+420 318 470 355
+420 318 470 254
|Ing. Alena Dušková||Sales Manager||
+420 318 470 280
|Jiří Zeisek||Sales Manager||+420 318 470 293
318 470 227
|Milan Oravec||Storage administration manager||+420 318 470 292
318 470 227
Lead Recycling division
Lead Recycling Division deals with the purchase and recycling of lead and lead alloys wastes, which in 80% ofthe cases means used lead batteries. The products range consists of lead and its alloys in ingots.
Product Division deals with the production and sale of a wide spectrum of products on the basis of lead and tin. The whole assortment, which represents approximately 2,000 items, canbe divided into four groups – soft solders, cast alloys, lead products and semi-products made and airgun ammunitions.
The E-scrap division expands the ecological services of the firm to include the processing of discarded wastes of electric and electronic equipment (WEEE).
Precious metals division
Precious Metal division deals with the purchase of, the ecologically harmless use and recycling of wastes (secondary raw materials) containing precious metals (gold, silver, palladium, platinum, rhodium).
Kovohutě Příbram is an important processor of lead waste in the Czech
Republic. Eighty percent of the lead waste generated is lead-acid batteries. We also accept other kinds of waste, such as lead lead, stationary traction batteries and lead-containing dust. Kovohutě Příbram thus provide an important ecological service for the Czech Republic.
We buy and recycle waste containing precious metals such as gold, silver, palladium, platinum or rhodium. It is a wide group of wastes, including sorted waste with precious metals from electrical waste, and copper, Ms, Fe, bronze, sludge, ashes, waste from the photographic industry and wastes from physico-chemical waste treatment (stabilized / solidified wastes) and other wastes containing precious metals.
Kovohutě Příbram as part of its ecological services for a wide area offers the members of OHK Příbram, all entrepreneurs, schools and citizens a collection of all electrical waste incl. lamps and light sources (fluorescent lamps, energy saving bulbs, lamps for distribution or lighting control as well as light bulbs) and other wastes containing mercury.
Kovohutě Příbram offers citizens 24-hour service 7 days a week, when the company can receive and hand over waste for ecological processing. A free electrical waste collection point is located at the company‘s reception. We also buy waste from car wrecks (autocatalysts), all types of classic batteries (dry cells, pencils, etc.) and we recycle polypropylene from lead batteries.
Toll-free information line
Lead wastes, Batteries
Toll-free information line
E-scrap, Wastes containing Precious Metals, Car Catalyzers, Wastes of Car Wrecks