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Title: Breakthrough: Lead-free Solder

Ames Laboratory senior metallurgist Iver Anderson explains the importance of lead-free solder in taking hazardous lead out of the environment by eliminating it from discarded computers and electronicsmore » that wind up in landfills. Anderson led a team that developed a tin-silver-copper replacement for traditional lead-tin solder that has been adopted by more than 50 companies worldwide.« less
Title: Breakthrough: Lead-free Solder
Publication Date: 2012-01-01
OSTI Identifier: 1047583
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Ames Laboratory (AMES), Ames, IA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE ; 42 ENGINEERING ; DOE ; Breakthrough_Lead-free ; Solder ; Ames ; Lab ; Laboratory ; ISU ; Iowa ; State ; University ; Lead ; Free ; Iver ; Anderson
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:01:29
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27