Scrap Metal Identification with Xray Fluorescence

Handheld XRF analyzers have been extremeley popular in scrap metal recycling because they allow for fast, accurate, and nondestructive grade identification - of course, they also offer a long-term return on investment for scrap metal recyclers using them.  Oxford Instruments Handheld XRF has grown in popularity with scrap yards because of a number of benefits over the competition, including:
          - Fast measurements
          - Longest battery life (10-12 hrs)
          - Easy to view interface (use with gloves too)
          - Rugged and Durable, IP54 Rating
          - Quickest start-up time
          - Large(st) alloy library


Handheld XRF Scrap Metal Analyzer

Additional Reading:
          - Linked: Article from Stainless Steel Focus on in scrap metal recycling
          - Blog post about why 'Savvy Scrappers are Choosing the X-Met 7000'