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Itronics, Inc.
6490 S. McCarran Blvd.
Bldg. C, Ste. 23
Reno, Nevada 89509

 Welcome to Itronics

The only company in the world with vertically integrated “zero waste” photochemical recycling facility that produces highly effective GOLD’n GRO liquid fertilizers for use in rural and suburban agriculture and horticulture. Itronics operates the only vertically integrated, fully permitted facility, in the United States that uses its breakthrough “Beneficial Use Photochemical, Silver, and Water Recycling Technology” to convert liquid photographic waste into pure silver and GOLD’n GRO liquid fertilizers.  The 140 year old Photographic Industry can now be a truly “Green Industry” and a world leader in maximizing global resource sustainability and improving agriculture and horticulture by globally supporting and promoting this leading edge Cleantech.

Business Description:

Headquartered in Reno, Nevada, Itronics Inc. is a "Creative Environmental Technology" company. Itronics, through its subsidiary, Itronics Metallurgical, Inc., is the only company with a fully permitted "Beneficial Use Photochemical, Silver, and Water Recycling" plant in the United States that can convert used photoliquids into pure silver and GOLD'n GRO liquid fertilizers. The Company also provides environmentally compatible mining technology development, project planning, and technical services to the gold mining industry and operates the popular web site,, which provides a value-added WORLD VIEW of Gold Producer Stocks, Mineral Producer Stocks, Junior Gold Stocks, and Junior Mineral Stocks. Itronics has received numerous domestic and international awards that recognize its ability to successfully create and implement new environmentally compatible recycling and fertilizer technologies. 

The Company's environmentally friendly GOLD'n GRO liquid fertilizers can be used for lawns and houseplants, and are available, along with liquid fertilizer injectors, at the Company's "e-store" catalog at The popular Silver Nevada Miner bars are available at the Company's "e-store" catalog at

11/23/09 - Itronics 2008 Limited Edition of Its Popular Collectible Silver Nevada Miner Bars Now Available
11/5/09 - Itronics 2009 Nine Month Revenues Increase 10 Percent to $2.6 Million; Silver Sales up 101 Percent

11/3/09 - Itronics Obtains GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Inventory Funding

10/29/2009 - Itronics Announces Contractor Begins Staking Mineral Lode Claims for Auric Gold

10/27/2009 - Itronics Reports October 2009 Orders for GOLD'n GRO Fertilizers Exceed Total Fourth Quarter 2008 GOLD'n GRO Sales by 33 Percent

10/22/09 -Itronics Shows Early Results on Silver Refinery Expansion

10/20/2009 - Itronics Announces Claim Staking for a Polymetallic Gold Project

10/15/2009 - Itronics Begins Stage I Silver Refinery Expansion to Increase Silver Refining Capacity by 10 Times

09/09/2009 - Itronics Names William Forkner Director Finance & Acquisitions

09/03/2009 - Itronics Announces Auric Gold & Minerals, a Special Purpose Mining Company

08/31/2009 - Itronics Stage 1 Silver Refinery Expansion to Expand Silver Output by Diversifying Silver Raw Material Sources

07/23/2009 - Itronics' 2009 First Half Revenues Increase 19 Percent to $2.3 Million; Silver Sales up 144 Percent, GOLD'n GRO Fertilizer Sales up 8 Percent



see #21 for overview,

see #22 for more overview, 

Jay Taylor, J. Taylor's Gold & Technology Stocks who is quoted in The Dick Davis Digest. 
Itronics, through its subsidiary, Itronics Metallurgical, Inc., is the only company in the world with a "Beneficial Use Photochemical, Silver, and Water Recycling" facility that extracts more than 99 percent of the silver and virtually all the other toxic heavy metals from used photoliquids and converts the resulting liquids into environmentally beneficial, chelated, multinutrient liquid fertilizer products sold under the GOLD'n GRO trademark, and 5 troy ounce, 0.999 pure, Silver Nevada Miner numismatic bars. The environmentally friendly liquid fertilizers can be used for lawns and houseplants, and are available, along with GOLD'n GRO liquid fertilizer injectors, at the Company's "e-store" catalog at . The popular Silver Nevada Miner bars are available at the Company's "e-store" catalog at .

Headquartered in Reno, Nevada, Itronics Inc. is Nevada's leading "Beneficial Use Recycling" company and a world leader in photochemical recycling. The Company also provides project planning and technical services to the mining industry. Dr. John Whitney, Itronics President, was selected as Nevada's Inventor of the Year for 2000 and is a member of the Inventor's Hall of Fame at the University of Nevada, Reno. Itronics was one of five finalists for the 2001 Kirkpatrick Chemical Engineering Award, the most prestigious worldwide award in chemical engineering technologies.

ITRONICS GOLD'n MINERALS a Special Purpose Mining Subsidiary is Launched.


Directors & Executive Officers

John W. Whitney

In addition to being the President and a Director of the Company, 1988 to present, Dr. Whitney is the President and a Director of each of the operating subsidiaries, Itronics Metallurgical, Inc. and Whitney & Whitney, Inc. Dr. Whitney also serves as the General Manager of American Hydromet, a joint venture.

He received his Ph.D. in Mineral Economics from Pennsylvania State University in 1976, his M.S. in Mineralogy from the University of Nebraska in 1971, and his B.S. in Geology from the University of Nebraska in 1970. Dr. Whitney has served as President of Whitney & Whitney, Inc. since its formation in 1977.

Prior to his serving as W&W full-time president, Dr. Whitney worked as a consultant for the Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress, doing analysis of various Alaskan mineral issues (1977-1978), a consultant for various government agencies, including the office of Mineral Policy Analysis in the U.S. Department of Interior, and the Washington office of the U.S. Bureau of Mines, consulting firms, law firms and mining companies on a variety of mineral planning issues (1976-1977), as a consultant for BKW Associates, Inc. evaluating mining investment opportunities in Mexico and the Philippines (1973-1975), and as a geologist-mineralogist for Humble Oil & Refining Company and GeoTerrex Ltd. (1971-1972).

Dr. Whitney is an internationally recognized consultant in the field of Metal and Material Resource Economics. Dr. Whitney has presented seminars for various clients on Mining Economics, and has taught a three-credit graduate course on International Metal Economics for the University of Arizona's College of Mines. Dr. Whitney is an Honorary Faculty Member of the Academy for Metals and Materials under the seal of the American Society for Metals. Dr. Whitney has made numerous presentations and written a number of publications on various technical subjects within his broad area of expertise. Dr. Whitney is coinventor of the American Hydromet process technology and holds four patents. Dr Whitney was selected as Nevada’s Inventor of the Year for 2000 and became a member of the Inventor’s Hall of Fame at the University of Nevada, Reno.  

Howland S. Green

Mr. Green was appointed as our director and as the Northeast Manager of GOLD’n GRO sales in April 2005. He received a B.Sc. degree in plant science and landscape architecture from the University of Rhode Island in 1981. He founded the Holly Ridge Nursery in Kingston, Rhode Island in 1989 and was its owner and President until the business was sold in September 2005. He is the concept creator and a founder of the North American Deer Management Network. Mr. Green researched and developed Mirrepel and subsequently co-developed the GOLD’n GRO Guardian systemic deer and rabbit repellents. Through his ownership of the Holly Ridge Nursery he gained extensive knowledge of the landscape construction and maintenance and wholesale and retail nursery markets. He has also served as consultant to “Ask This Old House”. 

Gregory S. Skinner, Esq.

Mr. Skinner has served as secretary and general counsel of the Company and its subsidiaries since December 1990. He obtained his B.A. degree in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1976. He obtained his J.D. degree from Hastings College of the Law, University of California at San Francisco in 1979. He is licensed to practice law in the states of California and Nevada. He retired from the practice of law on January 1, 2003 and is “of counsel” to the law office of Watson & Rounds, a Professional Corporation (WR). Prior to December 31, 2002 he was a shareholder in Skinner, Watson & Rounds, which had offices located in Reno, Las Vegas, and Incline Village, Nevada. Prior to becoming Secretary of Itronics Inc., Mr. Skinner has provided legal services and advice to Whitney & Whitney, Inc. since 1980.

Duane H. Rasmussen

Mr. Rasmussen has served as Vice President and General Manager of IMI since May 1994. He became Vice President of the Company in November 1997. He initially joined the Company in 1991 as Assistant Manager and Business Consultant for W&W. He received his B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin in 1953 and his M.B.A. in Industrial Management in 1955 from the same University. He served as President of Screen Printing Systems, Inc. from 1987 to 1990 and from 1995 to October 1998. Other business experience includes approximately 20 years with Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. in varying capacities, including Project Manager, Regional Sales Manager, Regional Vice President, and Group Vice President.



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#23207   “News Alert” ITRONICS Inc “Featured in bizNevada nyctraydr 03/15/18 03:27:29 PM
#23206   2018 Expert(s) Bullish on Silver, Lithium and Cobalt nyctraydr 03/14/18 01:22:21 PM
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#23204   “Price Alert” Itronics Inc Up 22.31% nyctraydr 03/09/18 02:01:07 PM
#23203   I am pretty sure it is cost effective. harpe5368 02/26/18 08:02:21 PM
#23202   It looks like the Kam-thio process is proven saildone 02/24/18 07:59:41 AM
#23201   There is some promising news about Itronic over harpe5368 02/21/18 08:12:58 PM
#23200   Going to pick up more Peddler22 02/20/18 10:51:48 PM
#23199   Itronics Reports 78 Percent Sales Increase in Fourth nyctraydr 02/20/18 11:58:23 AM
#23198   Watch this Stock - More News Expected! nyctraydr 02/06/18 02:33:34 PM
#23197   I first bought them early- mid nineties. Peddler22 02/05/18 02:53:13 AM
#23196   I believe they authorized more shares back in harpe5368 02/02/18 06:16:57 PM
#23195   I dont think so. I see no evidence Peddler22 02/01/18 08:14:31 PM
#23194   Not much. Numbers are very hard to Peddler22 02/01/18 05:52:46 PM
#23193   (Hedge funds have been quietly loading here.)You got harpe5368 01/31/18 05:56:41 PM
#23192   it was a $2 stock a few years walteradamski 01/27/18 03:49:50 AM
#23191   One day the lid is going to be Peddler22 01/26/18 08:33:38 PM
#23190   Itronics Reports 78 Percent Sales Increase in Fourth harpe5368 01/23/18 01:59:49 PM
#23189   I agree! I went through it all from harpe5368 01/22/18 03:26:25 PM
#23188   the little number of shares is because a walteradamski 01/20/18 03:33:56 PM
#23187   Agreed. Im in the agriculture business in the Peddler22 01/18/18 03:30:19 PM
#23186   The permit to process the photo waist the harpe5368 01/17/18 09:01:14 PM
#23185   Another tech that has been forgotten is the Peddler22 01/17/18 03:11:12 PM
#23184   You are correct. They certainly dont need Peddler22 01/17/18 02:58:27 PM
#23183   Eighteen years for me. one thing that gets harpe5368 01/17/18 01:39:41 PM
#23182   Itro has literally tons of silver concentrate backlogged. Peddler22 01/16/18 03:50:31 PM
#23181   Itronics Reports Positive Results From KAM-Thio Tests to harpe5368 12/15/17 03:37:34 PM
#23180   We've also established over the course of at harpe5368 11/17/17 07:49:40 PM
#23179   itro starting up again running test. Haven't bought dounome 08/08/17 11:42:01 AM
#23178   This company is sitting on a literal pile Peddler22 03/23/17 12:12:06 PM
#23177   The reason they are hush hush is they Peddler22 02/23/17 01:31:37 PM
#23175   This company is backed by some shady people mKpeele 09/12/16 11:52:40 PM
#23174   Been hearing bad things about this one. mKpeele 09/12/16 11:51:31 PM
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#23161   NEWS OUT!!!! imjtw2u 06/02/15 10:03:52 AM
#23160   Itronics Reports 2015 First Quarter Revenues up 6.6 imjtw2u 05/19/15 10:28:17 AM
#23159   "pr" Itronics New Silver Refining Furnace Operates at 2100 imjtw2u 05/06/15 02:13:48 PM
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