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Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
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Cleaner Production - Machining Coolant Recycling
Abstract: Case study on machine coolant recycling.
Source: Environment Australia
Cutting Fluid Management: Small Machining Operations [PDF]
Abstract: Reviews cutting fluid properties, characteristics, and functions in small facilities. Suggests alternative products, such as ag-based cutting fluids and cryogenic nitrogen.
Source: Iowa Waste Reduction Center
Guides to Pollution Prevention: The Metal Casting and Heat Treating Industry [PDF]
Abstract: Detailed operations information with source reduction and recycling options for heat treaters and metal casters.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency
Toxics Use Reduction Case Study: Quench Oil Recycling at Hyde Manufacturing Corporation
Abstract: Case study on transfer pump/bag filter/cone tank system to recycle the quench oils used in heat treating.
Source: Massachusetts Office of Technical Assistance