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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.

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What Can Be Accomplished with Catalytic Converter Data?

Throughout the process of catalytic converter recycling, a lot of data is produced. Various stakeholders then study that...

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PMR Turning the Tides – Canadian Catalytic Converter Innovation

Published in: Canadian Auto Recyclers Magazine 2017, page 102 – January 2017 Twenty years ago, no one would...

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Serial Number vs. Price Lists to Identify Catalytic Converters Scrap Value

The oldest question in the catalytic converter recycling book is, “How much is my converter worth?” But the...

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What is an XRF gun, and can you use them for catalytic converter evaluation?

An X-ray fluorescence (XRF) gun is a handheld device that determines the elemental composition of materials for quick...

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PMR’s Blue Table Talk : Episode 4 – Facts of Refining

A conversation to demystify the refining process for scrap catalytic converters. The PMR teams illustrates the process behind...

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PMR’s Blue Table Talk: Episode 3 – Hedging

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Ryan’s Catalytic Converter Introduction: Converter 101 – PART 2

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Ryan’s Catalytic Converter: An Introduction – Converter 101 – PART 1

PMR Updates

Material Consolidation in Canada and New Foil Processing in Vegas

Material Consolidation in Canada and New Foil Processing in Vegas MAY 2022  PMR UPDATE: Material Consolidation in Canada...

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PMR’s Blue Table Talk: Episode 2 – Pros & Cons of Converter Pricing Apps

We are discussing the Pros and Cons of Converter pricing Apps. The purpose of this conversation is to...

Handling and processing catalytic converters
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Why are Catalytic Converters Valuable, and What Metals Do They Contain?

Catalytic converters are valuable because they contain three precious metals: platinum, palladium, and rhodium. All three belong to...

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PMR’s Blue Table Talk: Episode 1 – Converter Inventory Controls

Old processes for converter inventory control versus new methods and solutions. Learn how adapting new methods will result...

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PMR Supplier Services: Animated Overview

Partner with a catalytic converter processor that is with you every step of the way. We work with...

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PMR Processing

PMR uses its own specialized machinery, entirely engineered and built in-house to efficiently capture dust and ceramic and...

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PMR Purchasing & Management

PMR provides all suppliers with access to an online Supplier Services Platform (SSP) that delivers extensive support in...

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PMR Inventory Tracking

PMR provides all suppliers with access to an online Supplier Services Platform (SSP) that allows you to track...

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PMR Corporate Introduction

PMR is an industry-leading catalytic converter processor that has built a reputation based on excellent service and innovative...

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Converter Theft and Responsible Sourcing: Part Two

Converter Theft and Responsible Sourcing – A Two Part Series. Part 2 – Responsible Sourcing Published in Recycler's...

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Converter Theft and Responsible Sourcing: Part One

Converter Theft and Responsible Sourcing – A Two Part Series. Part 1 – Converter Theft Published in Recycler's...

Handling and processing catalytic converters
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Converter Inventory Control and How to Level Up

Published by Recycling Today One of the bigger challenges with understanding returns from catalytic converters is knowing what you...

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PGM Outlook for 2021 – PGM’s seem to be on track to hold value

Published by Recycling Today If you had told me a year ago that I wouldn’t travel for work or...

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

Published by Automotive Recycling Magazine - May/June 2021, Page 20 As a processor and toll-refiner, we are asked what...

PMR Updates

What Converters Mean to Auto Recyclers in the “New Normal.”

Published in: Canadian Auto Recyclers Magazine 2021, page 99  Montreal Nov 2020 – Frankly I really dislike the term,...

PMR Insights

Adapting to win – how to improve your adaptability quotient

“Adaptability is about the powerful difference between adapting to cope and adapting to win.” —Max McKeown In today’s...

Handling and processing catalytic converters
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Expert Tips for Catalytic Converter Processing & Handling

With more than 25 years’ experience in catalytic converter processing, PMR’s experts have the expertise and insider knowledge...

Handling and processing catalytic converters
Evaluation Intelligence, PMR Updates

Having complete converter inventory – transparent advantages

Know before you ship, know your converter inventory pre-shipment. Published in Canadian Auto Recyclers Magazine 14#1, Pages 98-99...

Industry News

Platinum group metals retain their sheen – outlook for 2020

Outlook for Platinum Group Metals heading into 2020, Factors affecting supply and demand and the role recycled materials...

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Electric vehicle impact on PGM recycling – No shock to recycling

What impact will electric vehicles have on platinum group metals and catalytic converter recycling? A catalytic converter recycler...

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Catalytic Converter Compositions – Clearing the Air

Catalytic converter processor PMR Inc., with locations in Nevada and Quebec, has been in the catalytic converter scrap...

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Demand Rises for Platinum Group Metals from Recycled Catalytic Converters

Published in Recycling Today: Features – Scrap Metals Supplement – January 2018 Demand for platinum group metals (PGMs)...

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Your converter counts and averages and taking complete ownership

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Having complete converter inventory – transparent advantages

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Counting converters by material type

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Toll refining solutions- Canadian converter recycling innovation

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Catalytic Converter Compositions – Clearing the Air

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Top Ten Converter Myths and Misconceptions

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