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Re: Lead and leaded glass..
Jill A Engel-Cox wrote:
> Hi All...
> As a major DOE clean-up Site, we will be generating a large quantity
> of lead in many forms. After it is decontaminated, we would like to
> recycle it. About 60% by volume is leaded glass from gloveboxes, and
> the remainder is bricks, plugs, etc.
> I am looking for ideas on:
> How to decontaminte it, generating the least amount of secondary
> waste; and
> How to best reuse large quantities of lead, in particular leaded
> Thanx for any help you can provide!
> Jill A. Engel-Cox
> Pollution Prevention Coordinator
> Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
This does not sound like a P2 question. Further, my gut feel is that
you should not recycle the lead. Keep it out of the product cycle.