Aluminum recycling / Mark Schlesinger.

Author
Schlesinger, Mark [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, 2007.
Description
1 online resource (243 p.)

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Even though over 30% of the aluminum produced worldwide now comes from secondary sources (recycled material), there are few books that cover the recycling process from beginning to end. Meeting the need for a comprehensive treatment of the aluminum recycling process, Aluminum Recycling explores the technology and processing strategies required to convert scrap aluminum and its alloys into new aluminum products and mixtures.The book details the collecting, sorting, and separating of scrap aluminum as well as the processing and upgrading equipment used. It first describe
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Description based upon print version of record.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Front cover; Preface; About the Author; Contributor; Table of Contents; Chapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. The Ore Body; Chapter 3. Scrap Collection; Chapter 4. Aluminum Recycling Economics; Chapter 5. Beneficiation Technology; Chapter 6. Beneficiation Practice; Chapter 7. Melting Furnace Fundamentals; Chapter 8. Melting Furnace Parts and Accessories; Chapter 9. Fossil-Fuel Furnaces; Chapter 10. Electric Furnace Melting; Chapter 11. The Recycling Industry; Chapter 12. Metal Refining and Purification; Chapter 13. Dross Processing; Chapter 14. Safety and Environmental Considerations; Index
  • Back cover
ISBN
  • 0-429-12289-6
  • 1-280-73353-5
  • 9786610733538
  • 1-4200-0624-X
OCLC
  • 476028794
  • 243616179
Doi
  • 10.1201/9781420006247
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