Metal Finishing keeps readers informed on the practical and technical aspects of finishing metal and plastic products, including waste treatment and pollution control.

Metal Finishing provides how-to articles along with news, developments, patents, and shop problems.

The supplement, the Metal Finishing Guidebook & Directory, is a complete source for all metal finishing process operations, from basis material preparation to final quality control testing. An additional supplement, the Metal Finishing Organic Guidebook & Directory is the complementary complete source for all organic finishing operations

Both Guidebooks and Directories contain complete listings of manufacturers of finishing equipment, processes,and supplies with addresses and phone numbers for easy accessibility.

All archived Metal Finishing issues and Guidebooks dating back to 1995 can be found at Elsevier's Science Direct