(a) disassembly: selectively disassembly, targeting on singling out hazardous or valuable components for special treatment, is an indispensable process in recycling of e–waste;
(b) upgrading: using mechanical processing and/or metallurgical processing to up–grade desirable materials content, i.e. preparing materials for refining process, such as grinding the plastics into powders;
(c) refining: in the last step, recovered materials are retreated or purified by using metallurgical processing so as to be acceptable for their original using.
Four topical areas are planned including one special session on the recycling of batteries. Papers in the following topics will be welcomed:
- Mechanical recycling of E–Wastes
- Recycling of plastics from E–Wastes
- Recovery of metals from E–wastes
- Hydrometallurgical recycling (leaching) of E–Wastes
- Combustion or pyrolysis of E–Wastes
- Life cycle and economic analysis for the recycling of E–Wastes
Recycling of Electronic Waste II, Proceedings of the Second Symposium.
Technologies for the Recycling of Electronic Wastes.
Mechanical Recycling of Electronic Wastes for Materials Recovery (V. Laurmaa, J. Kers, K. Tall, V. Mikli, D. Goljandin, K. Vilsaar, P. Peetsalu, M. Saarna, R. Tarbe, and L. Zhang).
Processing of Discarded Liquid Crystal Display for Recovering Indium (G. Dodbiba, K. Takahashi, T. Fujita, N. Sato, S. Matsuo, and K. Okaya).
Green Pyrolysis of Used Printed Wiring Board Powders (L. Damoah, X. Zuo, L. Zhang, T. Schuman, and J. Kers).
Leaching of Lead from Solder Material Used in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (M. Kumar Jha, P. Choubey, A. Kumari, R. Kumar, V. Kumar, and J. Lee).
Copper Recovery from Printed Circuit Board of E–Waste (T. Fujita, H. Ono, G. Dodbiba, S. Matsuo, and K. Okaya).
Recovery of Nickel from Leaching Liquor of Printed Circuit Board by Solvent Extraction (A. Santanilla, B. Campos, J. Tenario, and D. Espinosa).
Recovery of Copper from Printed Circuit Boards Waste by Bioleaching (L. Y amane, D. Espinosa, and J. Tenario).
Management and Technology Overview of Electronic Wastes.
State of the Art in the Recycling of Waste Printed Wiring Boards (L. Zhang, and X. Zuo).
Overview of Electronics Waste Management in India (S. Chatterjee, and K. Kumar).
Prospective Scenario of E–Waste Recycling in India (M. Kumar Jha, A. Kumar, V. Kumar, and J. Lee).
Methodology for Recovery Precious Metals: Gold, Silver and Platinum Group from Electronic Waste (O. Restrepo, and H. Oliveros).
WEEE: Obsolete Mobile Phones Characterization Aiming at Recycling (V. Moraes, D. Espinosa, and J. Tenario).
Poster: Recycling of Electronic Wastes.
A Novel Process for Foam Glass Preparation from Waste CRT Panel Glass (M. Chen, F. Zhang, and J. Zhu).
Environmental Leaching Characteristics and Bioavailabilities of Waste Cathode Ray Tube Glass (M. Chen, F. Zhang, andJ. Zhu).
Leaching Toxicity of Pb and Ba Containing in Cathode Ray Tube Glasses by SEP–TCLP (M. Chen, F. Zhang, and J. Zhu).