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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001321
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... a solid waste is hazardous Fig. 2 Typical relationships between the legislative and regulatory processes Abstract Abstract This article describes selected U.S. environmental statutes and regulations that are pertinent to material surface finishers. It provides information...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003050
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
...Abstract Abstract Ceramic and glass manufacturers take environmental regulations into consideration during all stages of the product cycle, from research and development to purchasing, processing, end use, and disposal. Ceramic and glass products are finding application in the construction...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004125
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... associated with the protective coatings technology. These solutions include the use of environmental regulations and hazardous materials, nonchromated pretreatments, waterborne technology, high-solids technology, and touch-up paints. The article also deals with the use of electrodeposition coatings, powder...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003173
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
..., the local cost of electric power, and local environmental regulations. This article discusses the principles, furnace types, charging practices of metal melting methods, namely induction melting, cupola melting, arc melting, crucible melting, reaction melting, and vacuum melting, and the refractories...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... on an application method include the size and configuration of the surfaces to be coated, the type of coating being applied, environmental regulations/restrictions, the proximity to other operations or personnel, and the recommendations of the coating manufacturer. Selected References Selected References...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001322
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
...Cadmium replacement identification matrix Table 4 Cadmium replacement identification matrix Cadmium replacement Specifications Corrosion control performance Environment- assisted cracking Coating lubricity Environmental/ worker health regulations Cost/ performance factors Zn...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003212
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
...Abstract Abstract This article is a general introduction to surface engineering of engineering components, providing an overview of the applications of surface treatments and the environmental protection regulations directly or indirectly related to surface engineering processes...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001240
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... of grinding wastes must meet the minimum requirements as recommended by the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations. This article explains the selection considerations of such fluids, as well as the applications and environmental issues...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003691
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... of the Environmental Protection Agency and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration as well as the corresponding Code of Federal Regulation numbers. coating lining material surface preparation THE TOTAL NATIONAL YEARLY COST of metallic corrosion in the United States was estimated at $275 billion...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003212
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... Abstract This article is a general introduction to surface engineering of engineering components, providing an overview of the applications of surface treatments and the environmental protection regulations directly or indirectly related to surface engineering processes. engineering...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... to environmental quality” ( Ref 1 ). This will come about through the development of specific tools that will be used by engineers in environmentally responsible design; it will also require cultural change: “Design should not merely meet environmental regulations; environmental elegance should be a part...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004161
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
...) bottom ash, with its irregular shape and large size, gives the slurry its abrasive nature. Compared with fly ash, bottom ash is inert and insoluble; therefore, chemical interaction between the bottom ash and conveying water is less worrisome. Current environmental regulations have resulted...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004162
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
..., while others use waterborne systems, powder paint systems, or a combination of the three for the spray primer, basecoat, and clearcoat layers. The use of different paint systems is an attempt by manufacturers to meet increasingly stringent environmental regulations in North America and Europe...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003672
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
.... The effectiveness of corrosion inhibitors is dependent on the metal to be protected as well as on the operating environment. In addition, many inhibitors, most notably, chromates, are toxic, and environmental regulations limit the use of these agents. Some inhibitor types include anodic, cathodic, organic...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003022
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
.... Plating Vacuum Metallizing Thermal Spraying Environmental regulations have affected most industries, but the metal/surface finishing industry was one of the first to be closely examined by the U.S. government regulatory agencies; therefore, it is among the most mature in terms of legislation...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001376
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... for the purchase, transport, manufacture, and use of explosives may vary significantly among states and municipalities. Depending on the types of explosives used, the detonation by-products may be subject to environmental regulation. Potential practitioners of explosion-bonding operations should understand...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001324
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... Maintenance Rinse Water Quality Hot Tank Systems Dip Tank Systems Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Regulations Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Regulatory...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001222
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... as an alternative for hydrocarbon and fluorocarbon solvent degreasing operations. Environmental regulations continue to affect the direction of cleaner development and cleaner use. Three major issues confront cleaner formulators: reducing or eliminating phosphate effluent; reducing the aquatic toxicity...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005732
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... a bigger role. New environmental regulations imposed by governments on fuel efficiency and exhaust emissions have forced manufacturers to look at alternative solutions to reduce car weight and improve engine efficiency. Agricultural, heavy equipment, steel production, paper manufacturing, and hard...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003408
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
...-up sequence and meet tight tolerances (e.g., 0.40 mm, or 0.015 in.). Material is one of the most costly components in composites manufacturing. Advanced composite material is expensive to produce. In addition, strict environmental regulations make the disposal of many epoxy resins as costly...