The Pros And Cons Of End Of Life Vehicles

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Presently around 69% of the average car, by weight, is made up of ferrous metal. This not only adds to the weight of the vehicle but is also susceptible to rust. On the other hand depending on the production process and the nature of the energy source, primary aluminum gives rise to higher emissions than occur in the production of primary steel. However, if recycled aluminum is used, the effort and expense are at a lower level, comparable with recycled steel.
The aluminum use in vehicles is expected to double within the next decade. As with many other sectors within the automotive industry, the aluminum industry is committed to the “sustainable management” of collecting and recycling aluminum from End of Life Vehicles. The aluminum industry

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