Within this Book Full site

Metrics

Views
125

Filter my results

ISBN of the Book

Material or Process Book or Chapter Title Author or Editor Publication dates

Waste Production and Utilization in the Metal Extraction Industry

Authored by: Sehliselo Ndlovu , Geoffrey S. Simate , Elias Matinde

Print publication date:  June  2017
Online publication date:  June  2017

Print ISBN: 9781498767293
eBook ISBN: 9781315153896
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9781315153896
 Cite  Marc Record

Book description

Increasingly stringent environmental regulations and industry adoption of waste minimization guidelines have thus, stimulated the need for the development of recycling and reuse options for metal related waste. This book, therefore, gives an overview of the waste generation, recycle and reuse along the mining, beneficiation, extraction, manufacturing and post-consumer value chain. This book reviews current status and future trends in the recycling and reuse of mineral and metal waste and also details the policy and legislation regarding the waste management, health and environmental impacts in the mining, beneficiation, metal extraction and manufacturing processes.

This book is a useful reference for engineers and researchers in industry, policymakers and legislators in governance, and academics on the current status and future trends in the recycling and reuse of mineral and metal waste. Some of the key features of the book are as follows:

  • Holistic approach to waste generation, recycling and reuse along the minerals and metals extraction.
  • Detailed overview of metallurgical waste generation.
  • Practical examples with complete flow sheets, techniques and interventions on waste management.
  • Integrates the technical issues related to efficient resources utilization with the policy and regulatory framework.
  • Novel approach to addressing future commodity shortages.

Table of contents

Search for more...

Back to top

Use of cookies on this website

We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more in our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.