ATV Today: 09.12.1976: Scrap Metal, West Bromwich

Summary

Peter Plant report from West Bromwich scrap metal factory that recycles the metal to make shot steel.

Year:

1976

Duration:

0:04:44

Film type:

Colour / Sound

Company:

ATV

Master format:

16mm

Description

We see shots of the foundry process that separates the shot steel from the slag, etc. There is an interview with Managing Director, John Moore, about how the shot steel is used in industry as a cleaning agent and the demand for the metal.

There are shots of scrap metal stockpiles, the furnace where the scrap is initially melted down and moulten metal being poured out of the vats.


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