Slag Recycling News

  • NAIMA Insulation Manufacturers Used Over 8.5 Billion Pounds of Recycled Materials in the Production of Fiber Glass and Slag Wool Insulation

    The North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) announced the results of a recent survey of its members’ use of pre- and post-consumer recycled materials in their insulation products during the years 2008 to 2011. The survey includes data from both U.S. and Canadian manufacturing facilities. According to the survey, U.S. and Canadian manufacturers used over 8.5 billion pounds ...


    By PRWeb

  • Slag Containing Arsenic, Mercury, and Lead Contaminates Columbia River

    According to the Huffington Post, Teck Resources Ltd. has admitted that discharge from their smelter has polluted the Columbia River across the U.S. and Canada border for 100 years, from 1896 to 1995. The Columbia River is contaminated with slag containing arsenic, mercury, lead, and other metals left over after the company processed zinc at its smelter located near the river. Teck ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Harsco awarded new $55 million contract for steel mill services in Italy

    Global industrial services and engineered products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today a new six-year contract for steel mill services in Italy valued in excess of $55 million over its duration at anticipated production levels. The award from Alfa Acciai Group, one of Italy's largest Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) steel producers, addresses the areas of onsite scrap and slag yard ...


    By Harsco Metals & Minerals

  • Spectro IG II offers simpler operation with improved analytical performance

    New X-ray Fluorescence Analyzer Features Optional Touch Screen Operation and Higher Spectral Resolution Detector Unit Kleve, Germany – SPECTRO Analytical Instruments introduces the next generation of XRF spectrometry instruments—the SPECTRO iQ II--at the Pittcon Conference (February 25 to March 1, 2007) in Chicago. Introduced in 2005, the SPECTRO iQ was specifically developed for demanding ...

  • New Tasks for the QZ: Slag Recycling.

    Having been well established as an especially fast-operating and efficient plant technology in WEEE and refrigerator processing for a long time, the QZ Querstromzerspaner is currently proving its special qualities in a new field of application: In the recycling of slag scrap from combustion plants (garbage incineration etc.). The Querstromzerspaner does notoperate in its classic application as ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

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