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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’ Operations - [ Learn more about Itronics ]

~ We own and operate a commercial scale plant (35,000 square foot facility on a 3.5 acre fenced and paved lot) to receive used photochemical liquids, recover the silver and other metals, and convert the demetallized liquids to liquid GOLD'n GRO fertilizer products.

~ Photochemical services operates as a regional business in northern California and northern Nevada, serving more than 100 customers in those markets. A satellite service operation is operating in the San Francisco Bay Area, which is a large market with at least three strong competitors. We believe we are able to compete effectively based upon pricing and service quality.

~ Growth of silver bullion output is driven by photochemical processing to support GOLD'n GRO fertilizer sales.

~ Our manufacturing plant is presently configured to produce 1.2 million gallons (on a single shift basis) of GOLD’n GRO fertilizer annually (about 5,700 tons) and can be expanded to produce 7.2 million gallons of GOLD'n GRO per year, or about 36,000 tons. Planned expansions to achieve the 36,000 ton volume include increasing both dry raw material and liquid storage, increasing tank truck loading capacity, and automation of certain manufacturing functions. Expansion is being done incrementally as fertilizer sales grow.

~ The equipment being used in the recycling and fertilizer manufacturing process is proprietary information. However, the plant for recycling liquid photochemicals into fertilizer is a fairly typical chemical process facility consisting of an appropriate arrangement of tanks and pumps. Solids produced by processing are recovered by filtration.

~ The refining operation consists of a material handling section, solids drying, and a melting section. The equipment arrangements are proprietary, but the main items are pumps, tanks, filtration equipment, drying ovens, and the melting furnaces.

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Recent News (archives)

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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