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The report presents the results of a study which had the following objectives:

- To investigate the use of ultrasonic techniques for reducing the environmental impact of pickling operations for a range of steel grades by quantifying its benefits against process variables;
- To assess the steel surface quality resulting from pickling with ultrasonic agitation;
- To assess the potential scope for reducing environmental problems to be gained from using their new technology.

Additional information

Authors: HOWELLS J, British Steel Strip Products, Welsh Technology Centre, Port Talbot (GB)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 17862 EN (1997) 40pp., FS, ECU 7.00
Availability: Available from the (2)
ISBN: ISBN 92-828-1872-1
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