Metals have been vital to human civilization for many thousands of years. Their durability and recyclability should make them ideal materials for a sustainable economy. This book assembles experts from many fields to discuss the conditions and limits of sustainable metals management. The contributors examine the theoretical ideas and goals of sustainability, and apply them across the metal making and trading process.An Excerpt of the European Scrap Quality List Showing the Limits for Tramp Element Contents in Different Scrap ... by high labour costs, which hinder to a great extent the dismantling of old cars and the manual sorting of shredded scrap .
|Title||:||Sustainable Metals Management|
|Author||:||Arnim von Gleich, Robert U. Ayres, Stefan Gößling-Reisemann|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-01-16|