Metals and materials waste reduction, recovery and remediation

proceedings of a symposium organized by the Reactive Metals Committee of the Light Metals Division of TMS held during Materials Week, October 3-6, 1994, in Rosemont, Illinois

Publisher: Minerals, Metals & Materials Society in Warrendale, Pa

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by K.C. Liddell, R.G. Bautista, R.J. Orth.
ContributionsLiddell, KNona C., Bautista, Renato G., Orth, R. J., TMS Reactive Metals Committee., Materials Week "94 (1994 : Rosemont, Ill.)
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LC ClassificationsTD899.M45 M48 1994
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Paginationvii, 235 p. :
Number of Pages235
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Open LibraryOL19819677M
ISBN 100873392442

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