Aluminium smelting by-products or Aluminium remelting by-products UN 3170

Waste by-products/materials from the aluminium manufacturing process. Grey or black powder/lumps with metallic components, which include, but are not limited to: (1) aluminium dross (2) aluminium salt slags (3) aluminium skimmings (4) spent cathodes, and  (5) spent potliner. Bulk density: 1,220 kg/m3.
Trade Names (Synonyms)
Aluminium dross - aluminium salt slags - aluminium skimmings - spent cathodes - spent potliner - salt slags - aluminium slags


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