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Main Title Water-Pollution Control in the Primary Nonferrous-Metals Industry. Volume I. Cooper, Zinc, and Lead Industries.
Author Hallowel, J. B. ; She, J. F. ; Smithson, Jr, G. R. ; Triple, A. B. ; Gonse, B. W. ;
CORP Author Battelle Columbus Labs., Ohio.
Year Published 1973
Report Number EPA-14-12-870; EPA-12010-FPK; 05116,; R2-73-247a
Stock Number PB-229 466
Additional Subjects Water pollution control ; Industrial wastes ; Metal industry ; Mining ; Lead ; Copper ; Zinc ; Process charting ; Refining ; Smelting ; Arsenic ; Cadmium ; Silver ; Gold ; Selenium ; Tellurium ; Sulfuric acid ; Costs ; Waste waters ;
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NTIS  PB-229 466 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 173p
The contents of the final reports (2 volumes) include: the identification of process steps using water and/or generating wastewater, the amounts of water used for various purposes, recirculation rates, amounts of wastewaters, specific or characteristic substances in wastewaters, the prevalence of wastewater treatment practice, methods, and costs; current treatment problems, and plans for future practices of recirculation or wastewater treatment. The metals reported on included copper, lead, zinc, and associated byproducts (arsenic, cadmium, silver, gold, selenium, tellurium, sulfuric acid, salts and compounds), mercury, (primary) gold and silver, aluminum, molybdenum, and tungsten. The information includes detailed processing descriptions and flowsheets, tabulations of quantities of water intake, quantities used by category, recirculated water, discharge water quantities and analyses, water treatment costs. (Modified author abstract)