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Classification Phraseology as of:
1/1/2018
 
Classification Code:
1438
 
Phraseology:
SMELTING, SINTERING, REFINING OR ALLOYING — metals — not lead — N.O.C.
Footnote:

This classification applies to the extraction, purification, refining or alloying of metals, including but not limited to gold, silver, tin, zinc, aluminum, calcium carbide, brass, bronze and copper (not lead) using metallurgical processes, such as heating, cooling, exposure to chemicals or electrolytes and compression. This classification includes the pouring of molten metals to produce ingots.

The manufacture, alloying, sintering, refining or recovery of lead shall be classified as 3647(2), Lead Mfg., Reclaiming or Alloying.

The dismantling of electronic waste to obtain recyclable materials for sale shall be classified as 8265(2), Junk Dealers.

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Effective DatePure Premium RateNote
1/1/2018$4.88New/Renewal
7/1/2017$5.64New/Renewal
1/1/2017$6.12New/Renewal
Prior Phraseology and Footnote:
Shown below is the previously published phraseology and footnoteEffective Date
SMELTING, SINTERING, REFINING OR ALLOYING — metals — not lead — N.O.C.1/1/2016
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