Can we recover precious metals from e-waste? Yes!

precious metals from e-waste

Can we recover precious metals from e-waste? Yes!


We invite you to the Technical Workshop focusing on the latest advancements in e-waste recycling and extraction of Critical Raw Materials (CRMs) by different technologies, proudly hosted by distinguished experts from the TU Bergakademie Freiberg.

Event Organisation:

📅 Date: 7 May (Time: TBC)

🕑 Duration: 2,5 hours immersive experience packed with insights, knowledge-sharing, and the unveiling of cutting-edge technologies.

🌐 Platform: ONLINE – This workshop will be conducted online, allowing you to participate from the comfort of your own space.

🧑‍💼Participants: Workshop is suitable for professionals in the e-waste management, researchers, investors and professional community interested in the area of electric waste.

How to extract precious metals from e-waste

The e-waste recycling industry is undergoing a profound transformation, and our Technology Workshop is your exclusive ticket to staying ahead of the curve. Here’s what you can look forward to:

🌟 Expert Insights: Our experts from TU Bergakademie Freiberg, ZAG and Metal Shredder Hungary will delve into advanced techniques that cover every critical step in the extraction process. From grinding and physical separation to cutting-edge pyro-metallurgy, chemical and bio-leaching methods, you’ll gain invaluable insights into the future of e-waste recycling and collection of precious metals and strategic materials.

🤝 Networking: Connect with fellow participants, experts, and industry leaders who share your passion for sustainable e-waste management. Forge meaningful connections and explore potential collaborations that could shape the future of your organization.

💡 Innovation: Stay updated on the latest developments and innovations in the e-waste recycling sector. Discover game-changing technologies that have the potential to redefine how we handle electronic waste. Thanks to the contents of precious metals, the e-waste serves as a source of valuable secondary materials.


Securing your spot at this transformative workshop is quick and easy. Simply follow the registration link, fill-in your details and you’re all set!

Would you like to meet new partners, set-up new cooperations?

Join a Matchmaking Platform for companies and organisations in the e-waste ecosystem! 

These events are part of the WEEE-NET9 project, an initiative revolutionizing the e-waste recycling landscape, supported by EIT Raw Materials, a body of the European Union.

EIT Raw Materials is the largest consortium in the raw materials sector worldwide. Its vision is to develop raw materials into a major strength for Europe. Its mission is to enable sustainable competitiveness of the European minerals, metals and materials sector along the value chain by driving innovation, education and entrepreneurship.


The event is finished.


May 07 2024


9:00 - 13:00

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