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Cadmium (materials flow).
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC 9380, 1994 Jan; :1-17
U.S. Bureau of Mines (USBM) report presents a concise review on sources, processes, supply, and historical use patterns of domestic cadmium. It also covers a preliminary estimated cadmium material flow for the year 1989. This preliminary study contains information on cadmium and cadmium-bearing products in the United States. The data in this report were obtained from both published and/or unpublished sources of information. However, in order to estimate the fate of cadmium in each operation or application stage, some assumptions, judgments, and correlations were made by the USBM in an attempt to determine the material flows and losses.
Ore-processing; Sewage-sludge; Environmental-surveys; Mining; Metallurgy; Mineral-industries; Nonferrous-metals; Materials-handling
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Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC 9380
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