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Recovery of materials from automobile shredder residues.

Authors
Bilbrey-JH; Valdez-EG; Sterner-JW
Source
AIChE Symp Series Intermat Comp in Mgmt of Shrinking Resources, 1977 Oct; 73(170):76-77
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10009659
Abstract
As presently operated, the shredder method for scrap car processing is an effective system for recovering iron and steel for recycling. This paper discusses Bureau of Mines research on the development of methods for the recovery and physical separation of all of the major materials (glass, plastics, or rubber) found in the nonmagnetic residues from commercial automobile shredding.
Keywords
Mining; Recycling; Iron; Steel foundries; Steel industry; Glass products; Plastic products; Plastics; Rubber products; Motor vehicle parts
Publication Date
19771001
Document Type
OP;
Fiscal Year
1978
Identifying No.
OP 89-77
Issue of Publication
170
NIOSH Division
SLRC
Source Name
AIChE Symp Series, Intermat. Comp. in Mgmt of Shrinking Resources, 10/77
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