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Bureau of Mines Research Programs on Recycling and Disposal of Mineral-, Metal-, and Energy-based Wastes.
Kenahan-CB; Kaplan-RS; Dunham-JT; Linnehan-DG
NTIS: PB 227 476 :54 pages
A summary of Bureau of Mines research on recycling, reuse, and disposal of mineral-, metal-, and energy-based wastes is presented, accompanied by an extensive bibliography of related publications. The Bureau's waste recycling and disposal program is directed toward the following four main areas of research and development: (1) extraction of mineral, metal, and energy values from urban refuse; (2) upgrading and recycling of automotive and related ferrous and nonferrous scrap; (3) recovery, utilization, and stabilization of mine and mill processing wastes; and (4) recovery and reuse of values from industrial waste products. This publication updates Bureau of Mines information circular 8529, which was issued August 1971.
IH; Information Circular;
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS: PB 227 476
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division