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 c
Table of Contents
Introduction. The Ore Body. Scrap Collection. Aluminum Recycling Economics. Beneficiation Technology. Beneficiation Practice. Melting Furnace Fundamentals. Melting Furnace Parts and Accessories. Fossil-Fuel Furnaces. Electric Furnace Melting. The Recycling Industry. Metal Refining and Purification. Dross Processing. Safety and Environmental Considerations.