Recovering Diamond From Tools – What's it Worth?
5 October 2010
With the constant downward pressures on the cost of synthetic diamond, the question of whether or not recovery of diamond in tools is really worth the effort is probably one that has crossed the mind of many in the diamond tooling industry. Anecdotal evidence suggests that recycling of diamond in the global industry is now small; with only between 8-10% of new material bought is reclaimed.
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