Recycling of Electronic Waste II: Proceedings of the Second Symposium

Recycling of Electronic Waste II: Proceedings of the Second Symposium

Editor(s): Lifeng Zhang, Gregory K. Krumdick

Published Online: 2 MAY 2011 08:20AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470768846

Online ISBN: 9781118086391

DOI: 10.1002/9781118086391

About this Book

Currently, recycling of e-waste can be broadly divided into three major steps:

(a) disassembly: selectively disassembly, targeting on singling out hazardous or valuable components for special treatment, is an indispensable process in recycling of e-waste;

(b) upgrading: using mechanical processing and/or metallurgical processing to up-grade desirable materials content, i.e. preparing materials for refining process, such as grinding the plastics into powders;

(c) refining: in the last step, recovered materials are retreated or purified by using metallurgical processing so as to be acceptable for their original using.

Four topical areas are planned including one special session on the recycling of batteries. Papers in the following topics will be welcomed:

  • Mechanical recycling of E-Wastes
  • Recycling of plastics from E-Wastes
  • Recovery of metals from E-wastes
  • Hydrometallurgical recycling (leaching) of E-Wastes
  • Combustion or pyrolysis of E-Wastes
  • Life cycle and economic analysis for the recycling of E-Wastes

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Technologies for the Recycling of Electronic Wastes

    1. Mechanical Recycling of Electronic Wastes for Materials Recovery (pages 1–10)

      Viktor Laurmaa, Jaan Kers, Kaspar Tall, Valdek Mikli, Dmitri Goljandin, Kristiina Vilsaar, Priidu Peetsalu, Mart Saarna, Riho Tarbe and Lifeng Zhang

    2. Green Pyrolysis of Used Printed Wiring Board Powders (pages 17–24)

      Xiangjun Zuo, Lucas N. W. Damoah, Lifeng Zhang, Thomas Schuman and Jaan Kers

    3. Copper Recovery from Printed Circuit Board of E-Waste (pages 33–38)

      Toyohisa Fujita, Hiroyuki Ono, Gjergj Dodbiba, Seiji Matsuo and Katsunori Okaya

    4. Recovery of Nickel from Leaching Liquor of Printed Circuit Board by Solvent Extraction (pages 39–44)

      Adriana Johanny Murcia Santanilla, Beatriz Amaral Campos, Jorge Alberto Soares Tenorio and Denise Crocce Romano Espinosa

  2. Part II: Management and Technology Overview of Electronic Wastes

    1. WEEE: Obsolete Mobile Phones Characterization Aiming at Recycling (pages 89–94)

      Viviane Tavares Moraes, Denise Crocce Romano Espinosa and Jorge Alberto Soares Tenório

  3. Part I: Poster: Recycling of Electronic Wastes

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