Global Leader in Catalytic Converter Processing

We give scrap metal recyclers, automotive recyclers, and converter buyers the power to unlock the full potential value of their catalytic converters through tailored processing solutions, cutting-edge pricing and evaluation tools, and unique hedging opportunities.

Committed to responsible sourcing

We follow strict sourcing protocols and enforce rigorous customer screenings to ensure an accountable process - so you can focus on what really matters: growing your business.

Redefining the Process

We tailor processing solutions for recyclers of any size and all material types. Low lot requirements, fast ISO certified assay results, and a process that adapts to your business model - PMR is the key to confident and exponential growth.

Core Solutions

We give our suppliers the edge they need to succeed with our Supplier Services Platform (SSP). From purchasing and evaluation tools to lot and invoice tracking, pricing tools, and converter acquisition support, we arm our suppliers with the tools they need to gain market share and overcome industry challenges.

The PMR Impact: Real Life Examples

See how we helped six very different recyclers optimize their catalytic converter processing operations with tailored solutions.

Custom-Made Tools to Simplify Catalytic Converter Purchases & Acquisitions

No need for a converter specialist in-house. With our Supplier Services Platform (SSP), you have access to converter specialists at your fingertips, providing live pricing data, grading assistance, processing information, and much more. We are devoted to empowering you with the right tools, knowledge, and people so you can make informed decisions that will grow your business.


Understand what material is in your possession and how the PGM market fluctuates.

  • Metal prices
  • Price list
  • Master catalog
  • Ounce Calculator

Purchasing & Management

Have the confidence to buy competitively and profitably while managing your inventory.

  • Photo grading
  • Inventory box
  • Grading sheet


Track your material as it moves between processing phases and access your year-to-year converter statistics.

  • Lot tracking
  • Grading report
  • Invoicing
  • Charts

The PMR Process


Receipt / Grading

Shipment arrives at a PMR facility where it is counted and graded.


Cutting / Crushing

Material is decanned using PMR’s pioneering technology and crushed for analysis.


Commingling / Sampling

Material is commingled for proper sampling. Sample is collected for assay.


Laboratory Assay

Sample is analyzed with PMR’s in-house laboratory using XRF and ICP technologies.


Final Results

Payment is transferred after supplier request with a detailed invoice including gross and net weights, PPM results, and troy ounce recovery figures.

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Become part of a dynamic team that challenges you and strives to sharpen your skills and talents in the processing industry.

Catalysts of Change

At PMR, we don’t say “that’s just how it is.” We create new ways of doing business that work for everyone. Our business practices are fair, honest, and reflect our commitment to your success. We are devoted to empowering you with the right tools, knowledge, and people so you can make informed decisions that will grow your business. If you’re ready to turn limitations into opportunities, let us act as your in-house converter consultants.

Learn with PMR

Information is critical, but so is understanding how to interpret it. Start working with a processor that provides you with the answers, not the questions.

In the Game Of Cores - there is always a winner and a loser.

Processing Knowledge

In the Game Of Cores - there is always a winner and a loser.

PMR reveals the games played by core buyers and internal automotive recycling staff to stop recyclers from switching to toll refining.

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Processing Knowledge

PMR Tutorial How to Package your Converters

PMR shares how to properly package your Gaylord boxes for shipment, including the spray paint over the black shrink wrap to ensure a shipment hasn’t been tampered with.

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PMR Purchasing & Management

Evaluation Intelligence

PMR Purchasing & Management

With PMR’s Supplier Services Platform (SSP), suppliers have the support they need to purchase and evaluate catalyst material.

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