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    • Lead hazard evaluation for cathode ray tube monitors in Brazil 

      Dias, Pablo Ribeiro; Oliveira, Erich Lopes Braitback de; Veit, Hugo Marcelo (2018) [Journal article]
      Cathode ray tube (CRT) monitors are electronic equipment mainly made of glass, polymers and metals. These devices became obsolete because of emerging technologies such as LCD, LED and plasma; thus generating a huge stockpile ...
    • Thermal processes for lead removal from the funnel glass of CRT monitors 

      Veit, Hugo Marcelo; Oliveira, Erich Lopes Braitback de; Richter, Guilherme Muller (2015) [Journal article]
      The disposal of CRT monitors increases each year, generating millions of tons of waste containing various types of materials. The glass present in CRT tubes displayed about 20%–25% of lead oxide. If improperly disposed of, ...