Microwave technology for waste management applications including disposition of electronic circuitry

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Microwave technology is being developed nationally and internationally for a variety of environmental remediation purposes. These efforts include treatment and destruction of a vast array of gaseous, liquid and solid hazardous wastes as well as subsequent immobilization of selected components. Microwave technology provides an important contribution to an arsenal of existing remediation methods that are designed to protect the public and environment from undesirable consequences of hazardous materials. Applications of microwave energy for environmental remediation will be discussed. Emphasized will be a newly developed microwave process designed to treat discarded electronic circuitry and reclaim the precious metals within for reuse.

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Wicks, G.G.; Clark, D.E.; Schulz, R.L. & Folz, D.C. September 1, 1995.

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Microwave technology is being developed nationally and internationally for a variety of environmental remediation purposes. These efforts include treatment and destruction of a vast array of gaseous, liquid and solid hazardous wastes as well as subsequent immobilization of selected components. Microwave technology provides an important contribution to an arsenal of existing remediation methods that are designed to protect the public and environment from undesirable consequences of hazardous materials. Applications of microwave energy for environmental remediation will be discussed. Emphasized will be a newly developed microwave process designed to treat discarded electronic circuitry and reclaim the precious metals within for reuse.

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INIS; OSTI as DE95017491

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  • 97. American Ceramic Society (ACS) annual meeting and exposition, Cincinnati, OH (United States), 1-4 May 1995

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  • Other: DE95017491
  • Report No.: WSRC-MS--94-0640
  • Report No.: CONF-9505249--11
  • Grant Number: AC09-89SR18035
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 106442
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc626058

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Wicks, G.G.; Clark, D.E.; Schulz, R.L. & Folz, D.C. Microwave technology for waste management applications including disposition of electronic circuitry, article, September 1, 1995; Aiken, South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc626058/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.