In metallurgy, a non-ferrous metal is a metal, including alloys, that does not
contain iron (ferrite) in appreciable amounts. Generally more expensive than
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Ferrous metals contain iron and non-ferrous metals do not. However, it is not
possible to tell which metals have iron in them and which ones do not simply by ...
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Ferrous metals are mainly composed of iron and have magnetic properties. Steel,
an iron alloy containing carbon, is by far the most-recycled material in the ...
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Summary: The basic substance used in ferrous metals such as steel and cast iron
(gray and malleable) is iron. It is used in the form of pig iron.Iron is a base ...
-metals that are magnetic. Iron (Fe) is the most common metal (by mass) on our
planet. You can ... The ferrous metals are sorted into one pile, and the remaining.
There are two main types of metal alloys: ferrous and non-ferrous. Ferrous metals
contain iron. Non-ferrous metals do not contain iron. Both types of metals can ...