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Scrap Talkin’ w/ Kevin McKay | Episode 4 (Demystifying the Assay Process)

August 15, 2023

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Scrap Talkin’ w/ Kevin McKay | Episode 4 (Demystifying the Assay Process)

Join Ryan Thogmartin as he sits down with Kevin McKay, an expert from Cremation Recycling, to shed light on a little-known aspect of cremation recycling—the assay process.

In this informative episode, Kevin provides a clear explanation of what an assay is and why it is crucial in the metal recycling process. He emphasizes the importance of transparency and accuracy, offering valuable insights for crematories and anyone interested in the recycling industry. Don’t miss this eye-opening discussion on the fascinating world of cremation recycling!

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