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Itronics Inc. - A cleantech Specialty Fertilizer, Silver and Mineral Producer  

6490 S. McCarran Blvd
Bldg. C, Suite 23
Reno, NV 89510

Itronics Award Winning Creative Clean Technology - [ Learn more about Itronics ]

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Itronics, under the leadership of its President, Dr. John Whitney, has developed and is now operating the only vertically integrated, fully permitted facility in the United States, that uses its break through “Beneficial Use Photochemical, Silver, and Water Recycling Technology” to convert photographic liquid waste into pure silver and GOLD’n GRO liquid fertilizers. Itronics is the only company in the world with vertically integrated “zero waste” photochemical recycling technology that produces highly effective liquid fertilizers for agriculture.

Itronics and its President, Dr. John Whitney have received international recognition for developing “zero waste” clean technology that maximizes raw material sustainability for the 140 year old photographic industry and produces highly effective environmentally compatible GOLD’n GRO liquid fertilizers for use in suburban and rural horticulture and agriculture.

  • 2000—Dr. John Whitney was received a Silver Star Award for making a significant contribution to northern Nevada’s Truckee Meadows quality of life.
  • 2000—Dr. John Whitney was selected as Nevada’s Inventor of the year
  • 2001—Itronics was one of five finalists for the 2001 Kirkpatrick Chemical Engineering Award
  • 2005—Dr. John Whitney honored as “Scot of the Year” by the Nevada Society of Scottish Clans for his work to recycle photochemicals
  • 2005—Itronics awarded second place (IchemE), Worldwide Environmental Awards in London, England
  • 2005—Itronics awarded USA Gold at the International Green Apple Environmental Awards in London, England
  • 2005—GOLD’n GRO was named one of the top 10 new technologies representing the best of agricultural innovation by the Canadian Association of Agri-Retailers
  • 2006—Itronics named International Green Hero by the Green Organization, London, England
  • 2007—Dr. John Whitney named northern Nevada Entrepreneur of the Year—Agriculture/Environment
  • 2008—Itronics named Green Company of the Year by the Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (NCET)
  • 2012—Itronics Named Medium Entrepreneurial Technology Company of the Year by NCET Technology Awards
  • 2015 – EDAWN – Existing Industry Award; Manufacturing Excellence Award

With the receipt of the Kirkpatrick award, the IChemE award, the Green Apple award and now the Green Hero award, Itronics has gained international recognition for its zero waste recycling program for the worldwide Photographic Industry. This major breakthrough for the 140 year old Photographic Industry is an example of technology that can be developed to enable materials using industries to completely convert their waste streams into usable goods. The Photographic Industry can now be a truly “Green Industry” and a world leader in maximizing global resource sustainability and improving agriculture by globally supporting and promoting this leading edge clean technology.



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01/17/17 - Itronics Ships Silver Bullion Produced by "Break-Through" Technology in E-Scrap Refining

12/13/16 - Itronics Reports 2016 Third Quarter Sales up 13 Percent

11/15/16 - Itronics Develops Breakthrough Technology That Separates Copper and Silver Recovered by New E-Waste Refining Process

11/07/16 - Reno-based Itronics scales up leach reactor plant

11/07/16 - Itronics completes installation of scale-up of its Pilot Leach plant

11/01/16 - Itronics Completes Installation of a Five Times Scale up of Its Pilot Leach Plant

10/24/16 - Itronics Third Quarter 2016 GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Sales up 17 Percent

09/15/16 - Itronics July-August 2016 GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Sales Up 62 Percent

09/13/16 - Itronics Reports 2016 First Half Total Revenues and Updates Operations Expansion and Diversification Progress

08/09/16 - Itronics Completing Five Times Scale Up of Its Pilot Plant, Producing Silver Concentrates for Refining and Raw Materials for GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer

08/02/16 - Itronics Now Producing Elemental Sulfur, a New Product

07/26/16 - Rising Metals Values Pull Minerals Producer Into E-Scrap Refining

07/21/16 - Silver lining > Dr. John Whitney is the inventor of a fertilizer made from recycled materials

07/15/16 - Itronics Starts Silver Refining Campaign to Measure Recovery of Gold and Palladium From E-Scrap

07/08/16 - Upticknewswire - Itronics Inc. John W. Whitney

07/08/16 - Investor Town Hall - Itronics, Inc - CEO Dr. John A. Whitney

07/07/16 - Itronics Publishes 2016 Corporate Profile

06/14/16 - Itronics Completes E-Waste Grinder Installation; E-Waste Can Be Profitable Venture

06/10/16 - Dr. John W. Whitney on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon

05/20/16 -  WallStreet Research Featured Company: Itronics Inc.

04/28/16 - Dr. John W. Whitney on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon

04/19/16 - Itronics Reports 2016 First Quarter Total Revenues and Updates Operations Expansion and Diversification Progress

04/07/16 - Itronics updates operation results, reports 2015 sales (Reno Gazette-Journal)

03/31/16 - Dr. John W. Whitney on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon

01/20/16 - Itronics Updates Operation Results and Reports Full Year 2015 Sales

01/07/16 - Itronics' 2015 Fourth Quarter GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Sales Increased 26 Percent; Full Year Fertilizer Sales up

12/08/15 - Itronics Obtains Funding for Installation and Start up of a New Leach Reactor System

11/19/15 - Itronics Updates Operation Results; Reports Nine Month 2015 Sales

11/12/15 - Itronics Completes Installation and Start Up of New Glass Slag Crusher and Crushed Glass Screening Machine in Its Silver Refinery

10/29/15 - Itronics Reports First Nine Months 2015 GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Sales Volume Increase; Revenues Down Slightly

10/27/15 - Itronics Wins Manufacturing Excellence Award

10/06/15 - Itronics Ships First Silver Produced by Its New Refining Technology



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