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Question submitted on 9/23/04

Can you direct me to some pollution prevention case studies dealing with foudries?

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In the GLRRPPR sector resources Die Casting and Foundries (http://www.glrppr.org/contacts/gltopichub.cfm?sectorid=15), there are references to the following:

Atlas Foundry Company Case Study
http://www.ecn.purdue.edu/CMTI/Technology_Transfer/atlas

Oily Waste Reduction and Recycling Pilot Test
http://www.wmrc.uiuc.edu/main_sections/info_services/library_docs/TN/TN94-038.pdf

You also might want to take a look at the following:

Pollution Prevention for the Primary Metals Industry
http://www.wmrc.uiuc.edu/main_sections/info_services/library_docs/manuals/primmetals/intro1.htm
It includes case study summaries and annotated bibliographies for all aspects of the primary metals industry.

Low Energy Recycling of Foundry Sand
http://es.epa.gov/techinfo/case/michigan/mich-cs4.html

Need for Energy Efficiency and Promotion of Cleaner Production in the Foundry Sector in India
http://www.serd.ait.ac.th/smi2/smi/roadmap/Pub_DC/Pub5.pdf

The Reengineering Process Approach for Energy Efficiency and Pollution Free Environment in Foundries
http://www.serd.ait.ac.th/smi2/smi/roadmap/pub_dc/Pub4.pdf

Computational Energy Management of the Charging Process in a Foundry
http://www.serd.ait.ac.th/smi2/smi/roadmap/pub_dc/Pub8.pdf

Filipino Pipe and Foundry Corporation
http://www.mozcom.com/user/usaep/fpfccov.html

Cleaner Production Demonstration Project Austcast
http://www.deh.gov.au/industry/corporate/eecp/case-studies/austcast1.html

Cleaner Production - Optimisation of Binder and Catalyst Addition - Steel Castings Pty Ltd
http://www.deh.gov.au/industry/corporate/eecp/case-studies/stcast.html

Cleaner Production -Artificial Reed Beds for Treatment of Industrial Wastewater-OneSteel Whyalla Steelworks
http://www.deh.gov.au/industry/corporate/eecp/case-studies/onesteel.html

Michigan Auto Project Case Studies Directory (MAPCS)
http://www.deq.state.mi.us/mapcs/index.jsp

Guides to Pollution Prevention: Metal Casting and Heat Treating Industries
http://www.p2pays.org/ref/01/00733.pdf
Includes a section with case studies

Energy efficiency publications for the foundry industry
http://www.thecarbontrust.co.uk/energy/pages/publication_search.asp?PubID=3498&PubPath=%5CIndustry%2Fbusiness+area%5CFoundries
Includes case studies

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