Zinc Recycle Needs Improvement

July 2006
China Chemical Reporter;7/1/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that the recycle rate for secondary zinc should reach 30 percent of the consumption in order to ease the shortage of zinc resources. Zinc reserves in China were only 20.95 million tons in 2005 while basic reserves were only 32.5 million tons. At the current rate of production and development, zinc resources in the country will only last for seven to eight years.


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