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  • ABS : The Engineering Plastic

    by georgy - October 27, 2015 2687 Views

    ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene) is a low cost engineering plastic that is easy to machine and fabricate. ABS is an ideal material for structural applications when impact resistance, Read more

    Posted in : Plastic
  • Mixed Plastics : Is There a Future?

    by georgy - October 27, 2015 3930 Views

    Mixed Plastics has been the subject of industry-wide debate due to the various interpretations of what the waste stream consists of. Much of the discussion has centered on whether or not plastic Read more

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  • ISRI CODE: LABEL - NEW BRASS CLIPPINGS

    by benni - October 27, 2015 7305 Views

    ISRI CODE: LABEL consists of the cuttings of new unleaded yellow brass sheet or plate, to be clean and free from foreign substances and not to contain more than 10% of clean brass punchings under Read more

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  • ISRI CODE: IVORY - YELLOW BRASS CASTINGS

    by benni - October 19, 2015 5445 Views

    ISRI CODE: IVORY consist of yellow brass castings in crucible shape, no piece to measure more than 12 inches over any one part; and shall be free of brass forgings, silicon bronze, aluminum bronze Read more

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  • NYLON - The Worth Fibre

    by georgy - October 17, 2015 3227 Views

    Nylon is a generic designation for a family of synthetic polymers, more specifically aliphatic or semi-aromatic polyamides. They can be melted & processed into fibres, films or Read more

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  • Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) - Creating Smile

    by georgy - October 16, 2015 2336 Views

    Polyvinyl chloride, commonly abbreviated PVC, is the third-most widely produced synthetic plastic polymer, only next to polyethylene and polypropylene. PVC comes in two basic forms: RIGID Read more

    Posted in : Plastic
  • ISRI CODE: HONEY - YELLOW BRASS SCRAP

    by benni - October 16, 2015 6726 Views

    ISRI CODE: HONEY consist of mixed yellow brass solids, including brass castings, rolled brass, rod brass, tubing and miscellaneous yellow brasses, including plated brass. Must be free of Read more

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  • ISRI CODE: GRAPE - COCKS AND FAUCETS

    by benni - October 15, 2015 3736 Views

    ISRI CODE: GRAPE consist of mixed clean red and yellow brass, including chrome or nickel-plated, free of gas cocks, beer faucets, and aluminum and zinc base die cast material, and to contain a Read more

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  • ISRI CODE: ERIN - MACHINERY OR HARD BRASS BORINGS

    by benni - October 13, 2015 3014 Views

    ISRI CODE: ERIN have a copper content of not less than 75%, a tin content of not less than 6%, and a lead content of not less than 6% nor more than 11%, and total impurities, exclusive of zinc, Read more

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  • Polycarbonate Scrap - A Booming Market

    by georgy - October 13, 2015 2800 Views

    Polycarbonate is a thermoplastic resin it's strong, impact resistant & temperature resistant due to these properties, it is used for a variety of applications, from bulletproof windows to Read more

    Posted in : Plastic
  • ISRI CODE: ENGEL - MACHINERY OR HARD BRASS SOLIDS

    by benni - October 12, 2015 3798 Views

    ISRI CODE: ENGEL shall have a copper content of not less than 75%, a tin content of not less than 6%, and a lead content of not less than 6% nor more than 11%, and total impurities, exclusive of Read more

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  • ISRI CODE: ENERV - RED BRASS COMPOSITION TURNINGS

    by benni - October 12, 2015 4394 Views

    ISRI CODE: ENERV consist of turnings from red brass composition material and should be sold subject to sample or analysis. 74040022 - Copper waste and scrap: Brass scrap, namely the following: Read more

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