Aluminum Recycling / Mark E. Schlesinger (2nd edition, 2017)

Selected Contents

Chapter 1 – Introduction

  • Brief History of Aluminum Recycling
  • Advantages (and Challenges) of Recycling

Chapter 2 – Ore Body

  • Wrought Aluminum Alloys System
  • Cast Aluminum Alloys System
  • Product Mix

Chapter 3 – Scrap Collection

  • Material Life Cycle
  • Scrap Collection Practice
    • New Scrap
    • Old Scrap
    • Packaging
    • Wire and Cable
    • Building and Construction

Chapter 4 – Aluminum Recycling Economics

  • Scrape Grades
  • Scrap Price
  • Scrap Purchasing
  • Recycling Products and Their Price

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