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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 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,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA/530/SW-559; EPA-68-01-2625
Stock Number PB-266 114
Subjects Magnetic separation of ores. ; Iron--Magnetic properties. ; Steel--Magnetic properties.
Additional Subjects Solid waste disposal ; Materials recovery ; Magnetic separation ; Management planning ; Iron ; Steels ; Metal scrap ; Shredding ; Dry classifiers ; Cost analysis ; Refuse disposal ; Operating costs ; Capitalized costs ; Metal recycling ; Secondary materials industry
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-266 114 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
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). Microfiche.