The National Materials Conservation Symposium on Resource Recovery and Utilization was held 29 April-1 May 1974 at the National Bureau of Standards in The symposium was sponsored by: National Bureau of Standards; Bureau of Mines; Environmental Protection Agency; National Center for Resource Recovery, Inc.; and American Society for Testing and Materials. Harvey Alter, National Center for Resource Recovery, Inc., and Emanuel Horowitz, National Bureau of Standards, served as the symposium cochairmen.
Welcome to Symposium Participants
Introduction to Workshops
Conserve or Perish
Procurement and Contracting
Materials Recovery Systems
Unit Operations for Nonferrous Metals Recovery
DeCesare R., Makar H.
Problems and Potentials in Paper Recycling
Report on the Ferrous Metals Workshop
Report on the Nonferrous Metals Workshop
Blayden L., Newsome J.
Report on the Glass Workshop
Report on the Plastics Workshop
Report on the Paper Workshop
Paper ID: STP592-EB