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RECORD NUMBER: 46 OF 1419
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Alternative treatment of organic solvents and sludges from metal finishing operations /|
|Author||Hedley, W. H. ; Cheng, S. C. ; Desai, B. O. ; Smith, C. S. ; Toy, Jr, H. D.|
|CORP Author||Monsanto Research Corp., Dayton, OH.;Industrial Environmental Researc h Lab.-Cincinnati, OH.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory,|
|Report Number||EPA/600/2-83/094; MRC-DA-1121; EPA-68-03-3025|
|Subjects||Solvent wastes. ; Metals--Finishing--Waste disposal.|
|Additional Subjects||Metal finishing ; Solid waste disposal ; Materials recovery ; Organic compounds ; Degreasing ; Cleaning agents ; Paints ; Oils ; Industrial wastes ; Design criteria ; Performance evaluation ; Metal coatings ; Liquid waste disposal ; Waste utilization|
|Collation||363 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
A description of the metal finishing industry and its use of organic chemicals, i.e. solvents, oils, and coatings, is given. The quantities and composition of wastes from these processes is estimated, as well as current technologies used to recover or dispose of them. Recommendations for improvements in techniques for recovery/reuse and disposal of these wastes are included.
"Sep 83." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.