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Shan Poornam

About Shan Poornam

Shan Poornam Metals (SPM), Malaysian homegrown waste recovery and refining company, is the pioneer and leader in hazardous waste management. Incorporated in 1960, it started as a waste collection centre and has evolved into a regional leader in industrial waste management companies with Environmentally Sound Management (ESM) facility, promoting closed-loop recycling.

Positioning itself as the link between industries, consumers and environment, with strong commitment to protecting intellectual property rights – from converting e-waste to raw materials to IT asset management and disposition, SPM is the first prescribed premise licensed by the Department of Environment, Malaysia to manage metal chips and articles contaminated with spent coolant.

SPM’s business objectives are strongly aligned to the United Nation’s Sustainable Developmental Goals and it plays a pivotal role in its drive and focus on environmental stewardship. SPM’s customers range across industries, including Semiconductor, Electrical & Electronics, Technology Hardware, Computer Storage, Automotive, Telecommunication, Banking, Automation, Oil & Gas, Healthcare & Medical Equipment and Consumers.

Rejected glass and aluminium blank substrate recovery and rework facilities

Aluminium and metal dross smelting facilities

Precious metal recovery

Printed circuit board (PCB), wire and connectors auto recovery facilities

Plastic resin manufacturing facilities

Solvent, ink, paint and coolant distillation facilities

Chemical drums, rags, gloves and filter recycling facilities

Research and development lab facilities


  • Scheduled & non-scheduled waste management protecting intellectual property rights and promote close loop, focusing primarily in Platinum Group Metals (PGM) recovery & refining, manufacturer of secondary aluminium alloy ingot, copper recovery & refining and hazardous liquid waste recovery

  • Information Technology Asset Disposition (ITAD)

  • Surface Treatment Cleaning


Adopting the 5R’s Green Concept of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Recover and Refining, this plant produces eco-green products under SPM’s eco label “ENS” (Environment, Nature, and Society). Equipped with eco-green technology, backed by an innovative R&D team, the plant can process industrial solid and liquid waste into precious metals such as:

  • PGM (Gold / Silver / Platinum / Palladium, etc.)
  • Secondary Aluminium Alloy Ingot (International Standards: JIS, ASTM, ISO, BS, CEN)
  • Copper Cathode
  • Copper Oxide
  • Nickel Oxide
  • Poly Aluminium Chloride etc.

Gold Ingot

Silver Ingot

Pt Ingot

Copper Ingot

Aluminium Ingot




Lesen untuk menduduki dan menjadikan premis di atas sebagai premis yang ditetapkan untuk kemudahan pemerolahan kembali penuh bahan buangan terjadual - SW110, SW422, SW423, SW307, SW104, SW204,SW206, SW322, SW323, SW401, SW409, SW410, SW412, SW414 & SW417

Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Perai

  • Bahan Toksik & Tidak Bertoksik
  • Barang Kitar Semula
  • Kilang memproses Aluminum

Majlis Perbandaran Pulau Pinang

Kebenaran Membeli Dan Mengeluarkan Barang-Barang Terpakai Dari Zon Perdagangan Bebas (Lanjutan)

Polis Diraja Malaysia

  • Berniaga Barang-barang Lusuh (A)
  • Sijil Pengecualian (C)


ISO 14001:2004
ISO 14001:2007
ISO 14001:2008
Penang Green Office


By Ministry of Trade and Industry
Prime Minister’s Hibiscus Award’2010-2011
Greentech Manufacturing Award 2012 – Gold Award
CSR Leadership Awards’2012
Global Leadership Award’2013 Renewable Energy Sector
Leadership in Renewable Energy & Technology Award’2013

Get to know more about Shan Poornam

Integrated Environmental Sound Management (ESM) Plant protecting Intellectual Property Rights promoting closed loop supply chain using Green Technology & Innovation made possible through our R&D

Other Core Businesses

Municipal Solid Waste Management

e-Waste Management

Our Capabilities