Precious Metals Blog

The MGS Precious Metals Blog

Manhattan Gold & Silver is an industry leader in precious metal pricing and refining with more than 30 years of experience. During our time in the business, we’ve found the topic of precious metals to be a vast and interesting one. Here on our precious metals blog, we write in-depth posts about the science of precious metal refining, historical and modern uses for precious metals, market news, and much more.


Where To Find Rhodium Scrap?

Rhodium has become incredibly valuable. Learn more about places you might be able to find rhodium scrap with our infographic.

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How Does Silver Tarnish?

Silver is great for jewelry, but its propensity to tarnish can ruin your look. We’ll explain why silver tarnishes and what you can do to help prevent it.

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What Are Sputtering Targets, and Why Should You Recycle Them?

Sputtering targets are often overlooked as a source of precious metal scrap. Here’s what sputtering targets are and why you should recycle them.

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What Is Coin Hunting?

Looking for a new hobby? Coin hunting is a fun and potentially lucrative hobby you could get into. We’ll explain how coin hunting works.

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Is It Worth Investing In Palladium in 2021?

In 2021, the value of palladium is growing explosively. Let’s find out what palladium is and whether you should consider investing in it.

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What Are Platinum Group Metals (PGMs)?

Platinum group metals are some of the rarest elements on the planet. Learn about what platinum group metals are and their important uses here.

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