November 2017

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Editorial: The Game-Changer Issue
S. Wetzel
Washington Alert: Department of Commerce Releases Report on Domestic Manufacturing Burdens
S. Salmon, J. Hannapel and C. Richter
Investigating Microporosity Formation in Low-Lead Cu-Based Alloys: Understanding the parameters that influence the behavior of bismuth in solution is paramount when attempting to optimize its porosity-reducing effects in copper alloys.
A. Kelley, R. Foley, J. Griffin, C. Monroe
Considerations for PPE in Melting & Pouring for Foundries: PPE requirements mean that each job and related work activity should be evaluated for risk, and that hazard assessments are crucial parts of safety.
A Modern Casting Staff Report
Preparing for ISO 9001:2015: A revised version of the ISO 9001 standard was launched in September 2015. The ultimate deadline to transition is September 15, 2018. What big differences can foundries expect as they update their quality management systems?
S. Wetzel
Editorial Index: We've compiled the past year's feature articles from Modern Casting and Metal Casting Design & Purchasing.
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