BUREAU OF MINES RESEARCH PROGRAMS ON RECYCLING AND DISPOSAL OF MINERAL-, METAL-, AND ENERGY-BASED WASTES

A summary of Bureau of Mines research on recycling, reuse, and disposal of mineral-, metal-, and energy-based wastes is presented, accompanied by an extensive bibliography of related publications. The Bureau's waste recycling and disposal program is directed toward the following four main areas of research and development: (1) extraction of mineral, and energy values from urban refuse; (2) upgrading and recycling of automotive and related ferrous and nonferrous scrap; (3) recovery, utilization, and stabilization of mine and mill processing wastes; and (4) recovery and reuse of values from industrial waste products.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Bureau of Mines

    C Street Between 18th and 19th Streets, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20241
  • Authors:
    • Kenahan, C B
    • Kaplan, R S
    • Dunham, J T
    • Linnehan, D G
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 54 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00261532
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: BM-IC-8595 Info. Circ
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 22 1974 12:00AM