Chemistry, Energy and the Environment by C.A.C. Sequeira and J.B. Moffat (Eds.)

By C.A.C. Sequeira and J.B. Moffat (Eds.)

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8/lb) of the three metals. Usually, Cd occurs associated to zinc, and is recovered as a by-product of zinc metallurgies. Another metal usually present in Ni-Cd batteries is Co. The residues have a low Co content, but Co has a high commercial value (quotation=US$ 20/lb) and is a strategic metal which justifies its recovery. g. 4% Co in cylindrical cells), then, for improving the performance of recovery 32 Chemistry, Energy and the Environment it is important to know the chemical and physical characteristics of different types of Ni-Cd batteries, as well as the own processes used - pyrometallurgical and hydrometallurgical.

Aires-Barros and A. Mauricio, in 'Proceedings of the IV International Symposium on the Conservation of Monuments in the Mediterranean Basin' (A. Moropoulou, F. Zezza, E. Kollias and I. Papachristodoulou, E d s ) , Rhodes (Greece), 1997, Vol. l , p . 33. 15. C. Price and P. Brimblecombe, in 'Preventing Conservation: Practice, Theory and Research', International Institute for Conservation, London, 1994, p. 90. 16. M. Steiger, in 'Proceedings of the European Commission Research Workshop on the Conservation of Brick Masonry Monuments', Leuven (Belgium), 1994, p.

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