• Materials Science
  • Published 2006

Analysis of wastes origin in a cast iron foundry and possibilities of their utilization

@inproceedings{Pribulov2006AnalysisOW,
  title={Analysis of wastes origin in a cast iron foundry and possibilities of their utilization},
  author={Alena Pribulov{\'a} and L'. Mihok and Andrew T. Lastivka and E. M. Emmima},
  year={2006}
}
The European foundry industry is the third largest in the world for ferrous castings and second largest for non-ferrous ones. The annual production of castings in the enlarged European Union amounts 11.7 million tonnes of ferrous and 2.8 million tonnes of non-ferrous castings [1]. The foundry industry is a major player in the recycling of metals. Steel, cast iron and aluminium scrap is remelted into new products. Most possible negative environmental effects of foundries are related to the… CONTINUE READING

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