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Environmental Aspects of the Metal Finishing Industry

A Technical Guide

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date:
  • Page count: 91
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 89.III.D.3

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Metals and chemicals are the basis of the metal finishing industry. The toxic nature of many of the chemicals used can have a serious effect on humans and the natural environment. This guide, which is of great value to governments and industry assesses the impact of the metal finishing industry on the environment. It also discusses improved finishing techniques, disposal measures and preventive measures that could be useful in avoiding pollution.