Vasilash, Gary S.
July 1999
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jul99, Vol. 111 Issue 7, p22
Trade Publication
Provides information on the recycled plastic automobile components from North American company Hematite. Products of the company; Type of plastics that they process; Quality of the products; How the used plastics are recycled.


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