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Design of Pretreatment Process of Lead Frame Etching Wastes Using Reduction-Oxidation Method
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  • Journal title : Applied Chemistry for Engineering
  • Volume 27, Issue 1,  2016, pp.21-25
  • Publisher : The Korean Society of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry
  • DOI : 10.14478/ace.2015.1087
 Title & Authors
Design of Pretreatment Process of Lead Frame Etching Wastes Using Reduction-Oxidation Method
Lee, Seung Bum; Jeon, Gil Song; Jung, Rae Yoon; Hong, In Kwon;
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 Abstract
When copper alloy is used in etching process for the production of lead frame, the high concentration of heavy metals, such as iron, nickel and zinc may be included in the etching waste. Those etching waste is classified as a specified one. Therefore a customized design was designed for the purification process of the lead frame etching waste liquid containing high concentrations of heavy metals for the production of an electroplating copper(II) oxide. Since the lead frame etching waste solution contains highly concentrated heavy metal species, an ion exchange method is difficult to remove all heavy metals. In this study, a copper(I) chloride was manufactured by using water solubility difference related to the reduction-oxidation method followed by the reunion of copper(II) chloride using sodium sulfate as an oxidant. The hydrazine was chosen as a reducing agent. The optimum added amount was 1.4 mol per 1.0 mol of copper. In the case of removal of heavy metals by using the combination of reduction-oxidation and ion exchange resin methods, 4.3 ppm of , 2.4 ppm of and 0.78 ppm of can be reused as raw materials for electroplating copper(II) oxide when repeated three times.
 Keywords
lead frame;etching wastes;reduction-oxidation method;ion exchange;hydrazine;
 Language
Korean
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