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Guides to Pollution Prevention: The Metal Finishing Industry (EPA/625/R-92/011)
Abstract: Overview of major metal finishing operations that generate waste, and opportunities in source reduction and recycling. Call 800/490-9198 and request document number 625R92011.
Source: US Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://cfpub.epa.gov/si/si_public_record_Report.cfm?dirEntry
ID=42434

Improving the Design and Operation of Roll Coating Equipment to Reduce Paint and Clean-Up Wastes
Abstract: Case study on improving the design and operation of roll coating equipment at a metal coating facility to reduce paint and clean-up wastes.
Source: Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/04/03151.htm

Wastewater Minimization and Process Improvement for a Five-Stage Iron Phosphate Washer [PDF]
Abstract: Case study of a metal finisher that drastically reduced wastewater and hazardous wastes with ultrafiltration and rinse counterflow.
Source: Georgia Pollution Prevention Assistance Division (P2AD)
URL: http://www.arbortech.com/pdf/Metcam.pdf

 


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