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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.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA/530/SW-559; EPA-68-01-2625
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
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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
EKAM  EPA/530/SW-559 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 08/19/1994
ESAD  EPA 530-SW-559 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
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 p. : ill. ; 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 (p. 25).