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Common Applications for Ferrous and Nonferrous Metal

Metal ore is one of the most valuable and applied resources on Earth. From art and education, to science, building, construction, and more, the applications for metal are wide-ranging, thus making its possible uses virtually endless. There are two main … Continue reading

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Which Metals are Magnetic?

Metals can be put into one of two categories: Ferrous and non-ferrous metal. Ferrous metals are those that contain traces of iron. In fact, the term “ferrous” literally means “of or contain iron.” And with this being said, you can … Continue reading

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The Importance of Recycling Metal

Each year, thousands of commodities are produced with metal parts and components. Items such as cars, boats, appliances, planes, ovens, railroads, and more are all central assets to our everyday lives, which we couldn’t have without metal. It is a … Continue reading

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