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Automotive Scrap Recycling

Processes, Prices and Prospects, 1st Edition

By James. W Sawyer


142 pages

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Automotive Scrap Recycling provides a qualitative description of the steel scrap industry by focussing on its largest segment: conversion of obsolete cars into steel scrap. Originally published in1974, this report covers issues such as the structure of the industry and quality problems with scrap steel as well as related policy issues. This title will be of interest to students of Environmental Studies.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Ferrous Solid Residuals 2. A Qualitative Introduction to the Ferrous Scrap Industry 3. Processed Ferrous Scrap Grades and Steel Scrap Quality 4. The Supply of Deregistered Automobiles and Hulks 5. The Dismantling Model 6. Hulk Transportation and Processing 7. Analysis and Synthesis 8. Perspective; Index

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SCIENCE / Environmental Science