Please Note: Inmetco’s capacity to accept liquids (e.g. chromic acid, nickel plating solutions, etc.) is fully subscribed. Please do not send liquid samples at this time.

To determine whether a material can be processed by INMETCO:

  1. You will need to complete INMETCO Customer Profile Sheets.
  2. Collect and forward a representative sample of the material (one pound of a solid, sixteen ounces of a liquid).
  3. Pay a one-time, analytical pre-screen charge of $150.00 per sample. There is a $50.00 discount if a check accompanies the sample and profile sheets. Samples, profile sheets and pre-screen fee should be sent to:


Maintenance Warehouse

Attn: Laboratory


Ellwood City, PA 16117


Assistance with profiling requirements:

Need assistance in completing PA profiling requirements? INMETCO offers technical assistance with these profiling requirements known as the Pennsylvania Module 1 and 25R Source Reduction Strategy.


New customers


New customers must submit a completed credit application, via mail or fax, to the attention of the Credit Department and obtain credit approval prior to the arrival of their first shipment of material: however, credit applications are not required when submitting "samples" of material for pre-screen analysis.

Select, print and complete the required Inmetco Customer Form(s).