Current refractory topics

Marvin, Charles G.
March 1995
Ceramic Industry;Mar1995, Vol. 144 Issue 3, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on developments relating to the refractories industry in the United States as of March 1995. Industries preparation for permitting under the Clean Air Act (CAA) of 1990; Continued emphasis on total quality; Focuses of international conferences dealing with refractory materials.


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