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Steel, 7. Environmental Protection

  1. Reinhard Winkelgrund

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o25_o06

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Winkelgrund, R. 2011. Steel, 7. Environmental Protection. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

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  1. Stahl-Informations-Zentrum, Düsseldorf, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011


The article contains sections titled:

1.Environmental Aspects of Steel Production and Processing
1.1.Production of Steel and Steel Products
1.2.Steel Processing and Steel in Use
2.Steel Recycling
2.1.The Tradition of Steel Recycling
2.2.Types of Scrap
2.3.Scrap Processing
2.3.2.Shearing Machines
2.4.Factors Influencing Recycling
2.4.1.Alloy Steels
2.4.2.Surface Coatings
2.4.3.Pretreatment of Used Steel Products
2.5.Economic and Logistic Aspects
2.5.1.Scrap Consumption
2.5.2.World Market for Scrap
2.5.3.Infrastructure and Logistics