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Main Title Magnetic separation : recovery of salable iron and steel from municipal solid waste /
Author Alter, Harvey. ; Woodruff., Kenneth L.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Woodruff, Kenneth L.,
CORP Author United States. Office of Solid Waste.; National Center for Resources Recovery.; National Center for Resource Recovery, Inc., Washington, D.C.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Solid Waste Management Programs.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water and Waste Management, Office of Solid Waste,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA/530/SW-559; EPA-68-01-2625; PB266114
Stock Number PB-266 114
OCLC Number 02989166
ISBN pbk.
Subjects Magnetic separation of ores. ; Iron--Magnetic properties. ; Steel--Magnetic properties.
Additional Subjects Magnetic separation of ores ; Iron--Magnetic properties ; Steel--Magnetic properties ; Solid waste disposal ; Materials recovery ; Magnetic separation ; Management planning ; Steels ; Metal scrap ; Shredding ; Dry classifiers ; Cost analysis ; Refuse disposal ; Operating costs ; Capitalized costs ; Metal recycling ; Secondary materials industry
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 530-SW-559 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/15/2011
EJBD  EPA 530-SW-559 c.1 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/28/2012
ESAD  EPA 530-SW-559 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB-266 114 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 25 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
This pamphlet is an introduction to the technology, economics and objectives of magnetic separation. It should serve as a preliminary planning and decision guide for a municipality considering the addition of the magnetic separation process to its present solid waste management system.
Prepared by the National Center for Resource Recovery, Inc., under contract no. 68-01-2625. Includes appendices. Includes bibliographical references (page 25).