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Is E waste PCB recycling business profitable?

In recent years, E waste PCB recycling business is very popular. We got a lot of inquiries about E waste recycling machine especially scrap PCB recycling machine. Many customers ask us" Is E waste PCB recycling business profitable?". Today we DOING company will make a simple profit analysis.

PCB board has many metals like copper, gold, silver, tin etc. which contain almost all the common elements in periodic table. The main purpose of recycling circuit boards is recycle the metals inside PCB board. PCB recycling machine can recycle metals and non-metal from all kinds of scrap PCB boards such as mobile phones, TV, copper-clad plates, computer motherboards, leftover of PCB production factory etc. The metals and non-metals both can be sold on market to earn money. The profit is considerable.

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Then how to check the profit of E waste PCB recycling business? In below, We provide a profit chart to help you analysis one day profit of PCB recycling business.

Running cost / Day
Item Input Quatity  Price ($)  Input cost ($) Total cost($)
1 Waste circuit boards 500kg/h*8h=4T 857.14 3428.57 3552.43
2 Power consumption 72Kw/H*8H=567KwH 0.14 81
3 workers 2 workers 21.42/day 42.86
Item Output Quantity Price($) Income($) Total income($)
1 Metals 4T*18%=0.72T 7142.86/T 5142.86 5611.43
2 Resin fiber 4T*82%=3.28T 142.86/T 468.57
Daily profit = daily income - daily cost=5611.43-3552.43=2059 ($)

We take a normal PCB board which metal content is around 18% for example. The selling price of normal PCB board is $857.14/T. The selling price for metals is $7141.86/T and $142.86/T for resin fiber.

We use 500 kg/h PCB recycling machine to recycle waste PCB board. Calculated based on eight hours of work per day, the PCB recycling machine can recycle 4 tons waste PCB boards and we can get 0.72T metals, and 3.28T resin fibers.

The total cost per day is $3552.43, and total income is $5611.43. Daily income minus cost, labor and electricity consumption, the profit per day is $2059.

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As the content of metals in different PCB board is different, the selling price of waste PCB board is also different. So you can take a reference of above profit chart to calculate your profit of E waste PCB recycling business. If you have any question, do not hesitate to contact DOING company. we are happy to help you start your E waste PCB recycling business.

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