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Shelf PRIME ZINC DIE CAST DROSS

Shall consist of metal skimmed from the top of pot

of molten zinc die cast metal. Must be unsweated,

unfluxed, shiny, smooth, metallic and free from cor-

rosion or oxidation. Should be poured in molds or in

small mounds weighing not over 75 pounds each.

Zinc content shall be minimum of 85%.

MAGNESIUM

HEAVIER PIECES OF ANY SIZE, LENGTH, AND WEIGHT ACCEPTABLE

UPON MUTUAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN BUYER AND SELLER.

Wafer MAGNESIUM CLIPS

Shall consist of clean magnesium clips in crucible

size, free of copper, aluminum, and zinc flashings

and excessive oil and grease. To be free of all foreign

attachments.

Walnut MAGNESIUM SCRAP

Shall consist of magnesium castings, magnesium

engine blocks and transmission casings, bomber and

car wheels, extrusions, and sheet. Material to be free

from brass and copper inserts and all foreign attach-

ments. To be free of anodes, hollow castings and

explosives. Percentages of and penalties for dirt, oil,

grease, and iron to be subject to agreement between

buyer and seller. Excessively large pieces to be

negotiated between buyer and seller.

Wine MAGNESIUM ENGRAVER PLATES

To be free of copper, aluminum, zinc, and elec-

trotype plates. To be clean and free of all foreign

attachments. Magnesium plates shipped loose by

agreement between buyer and seller.

Wood MAGNESIUM DOCKBOARDS

Shall consist of clean magnesium dockboard cut or

broken to size agreed upon by buyer and seller. To

be free of all foreign attachments.

World MAGNESIUM TURNINGS

It is recommended that these materials be sold by

special arrangement between buyer and seller.

LEAD

HEAVIER PIECES OF ANY SIZE, LENGTH, AND WEIGHT ACCEPTABLE

UPON MUTUAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN BUYER AND SELLER.

Racks SCRAP LEAD—SOFT

Shall consist of clean soft scrap lead, free of other

materials such as drosses, battery plates, lead cov-

ered cable, hard lead, collapsible tubes, foil, type

metals, aluminum, zinc, iron and brass fittings, dirty

chemical lead and radioactive materials. Review

packaging specifications and regulatory status per-

taining to shipping with buyer prior to sale.

Radio MIXED HARD/SOFT SCRAP LEAD

Shall consist of clean lead solids and lead shots, free

of other materials, such as drosses, battery plates,

lead covered cable, collapsible tubes, type metals,

aluminum, zinc, iron and brass fittings, dirty chemi-

cal lead and radioactive materials. Review packaging

specifications and regulatory status pertaining to

shipping with buyer prior to sale.

Rains SCRAP DRAINED/DRY WHOLE INTACT LEAD

To be free of any liquid. Cases to be either plastic

or rubber and be complete including caps. Non-lead

(nicad, ni-fe, carbonaire, etc.) not acceptable. Indus-

trial, steel cased, aircraft (aluminum cased) and

partial, cracked or broken batteries and batteries

without caps subject to special agreement. Review

packaging specifications and regulatory status per-

taining to shipping with buyer prior to sale.

Rakes BATTERY LUGS

To be free of scrap lead, wheel weights, battery

plates, rubber and/or plastic case material and other

foreign material. A minimum of 97%metallic content

is required. Review packaging specifications and

regulatory status pertaining to shipping with buyer

prior to sale.

Relay LEAD COVERED COPPER CABLE

Free of armored covered cable and foreign material

subject to negotiation between buyer and seller.

Rents LEAD DROSS

Should be clean and reasonably free of other mate-

rials such as iron, dirt, harmful chemicals or other

metals. To be free of radioactive materials, alu-

minum and zinc. May be bought on an assay basis

or as agreed to by buyer and seller. Other metals

present such as antimony, tin, etc., to be accounted

for as agreed between buyer and seller. Material

to be readily dumped from drums. An extra charge

may be assessed if material has to be mechanically

removed. Review packaging specification and regu-

latory status pertaining to shipping with buyer prior

to sale.

Rink SCRAP WET WHOLE INTACT LEAD BATTERIES

Consisting of SLI (starting, lighting & ignition), auto-

motive, truck, 8-D and commercial golf cart and

marine-type batteries. Cases to be either plastic or

rubber and to be complete. Non-lead (i.e., ni-cad,

ni-fe, carbonaire, etc.) not acceptable. Other types

i.e. aircraft (aluminum) gel-cel, lawnmower, etc.,

and partial, cracked or broken batteries or batteries

without caps and the amount of liquid content and

any variations to the specification subject to special

agreement. Review packaging specifications and

regulatory status pertaining to shipping with buyer

prior to sale.

SCRAP SPECIFICATIONS CIRCULAR 2018

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Guidelines for Nonferrous Scrap

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