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Main Title Scarcity, recycling and substitution of potentially critical materials used for vehicular emissions control : final report /
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency.; Charles River Associates.
Publisher The Associates,
Year Published 1982
Report Number EPA-460/3-82-012; CRA-501; EPA-68-03-2910
Stock Number PB83-252247
OCLC Number 14073183
Subjects Automobiles--Pollution control devices. ; Air--Pollution--United States.
Additional Subjects Automobiles--Pollution control devices ; Air--Pollution--United States ; Air pollution control equipment ; Exhaust emissions ; Metals ; Materials recovery ; Palladium ; Rhodium ; Chromium ; Manganese ; Nickle ; Titanium ; Motor vehicles ; Recirculation ; Economic analysis ; Substitutes ; Supply(Economics) ; Demand(Economics) ; Catalysts ; Criticality ; Waste recycling ; Catalytic reactors(Exhaust systems) ; Solid wastes
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 460-3-82-012 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/09/2009
EKBD  EPA-460/3-82-012 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 03/14/2003
NTIS  PB83-252247 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 1 v. (various pagings)
This report discusses the scarcity, recycling, and substitution of imported platinum-group metals; palladium, rhodium, chromium, manganese, nickle and titanium that will be used for vehicular emissions control in the United States. Issues discussed include; EPA policymaking, projections of materials consumption for motor vehicle emission control, background information on the platinum-group metals, recycling of such metals from catalytic converters and substitutes for them.
"February 1982." "EPA 460/3-82-012"--Cover.