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  • ISRI CODE: MAIZE - MIXED NEW NICKEL SILVER CLIPPINGS

    by benni - October 27, 2015 6197 Views

    ISRI CODE: MAIZE consist of one or more nickel silver alloys and the range of nickel content to be specified, free of chrome or any other plating material. Leaded nickel silver clippings should be Read more

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  • ABS : The Engineering Plastic

    by georgy - October 27, 2015 4275 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 7950 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 12565 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 9309 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 6010 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 4311 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 18755 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 8480 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 6369 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 4768 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 7731 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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