Environmental Sustainability

At Ames Goldsmith, our legacy of innovation and environmental responsibility dates back to our founding in 1860 by Merritt Ames. As pioneers in the silver recycling industry, we have always been dedicated to making the most of precious resources and minimizing waste. Our continuous operation as a silver refiner and fabricator for nearly 150 years has made us one of the largest integrated silver fabricators in the world, and our expertise has expanded into the development of advanced materials for various industries, including automotive, aerospace, medical, electrical, renewable energy, and electronics.

Building on our heritage of responsible resource management, we are proud to announce our ambitious goal of reducing our CO2 emissions by 50% by 2030. This commitment reflects our dedication to not only preserving the environment but also leading the way for a more sustainable future in the precious metals industry.

Our Sustainability Mission

As a company that has been on the forefront of recycling silver and maximizing its potential for over a century, we understand the importance of reducing our environmental impact. Our goal of cutting our CO2 emissions in half by 2030 is a testament to our commitment to sustainability, and we will achieve this through a combination of innovative technologies, energy-efficient practices, and responsible resource management.

Incorporating Our History

From Merritt Ames’ early days as a preacher, chemist, and astronomer to our current global presence with locations in the USA, UK, and Asia, Ames Goldsmith has consistently demonstrated a drive for innovation and exceptional customer service. Our founder’s visionary spirit lives on in our commitment to sustainable practices and our dedication to meeting the unique needs of our customers.

We invite you to join us in our mission to create a greener future for generations to come. By partnering with Ames Goldsmith, you are not only choosing a company with a rich history and unparalleled expertise in the precious metals industry, but also a company committed to making a positive impact on our planet.

Together, we can forge a more sustainable path forward.

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