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Main Title Preliminary Environmental Assessment of Afterburner Combustion Systems.
Author Barrett, Richard E. ; Sticksel, Phillip R. ;
CORP Author Battelle Columbus Labs., OH.;Industrial Environmental Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA-68-02-2629; IERL-RTP-1081 ; EPA-600/7-80-153
Stock Number PB80-215734
Additional Subjects Afterburners ; Incinerators ; Air pollution control ; Assessment ; Fumes ; Combustion ; Hydrocarbons ; Organic compounds ; Particles ; Field tests ; Efficiency ; Refuse disposal ; Afterburning ; Smog ; Aerosols ; Fume incinerators
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NTIS  PB80-215734 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
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Abstract
The report gives results of an environmental assessment of afterburner control systems (fume incinerators). It consisted of a review of available data and literature, and the planning of a subsequent experimental program, intended to consist of laboratory and/or field emission measurements to provide data not presently available. The report describes the use of existing data to estimate the potential national usage of afterburners based on emissions. It also reports on an evaluation of field tests data from the files on one local air pollution control agency. Results of the analyses show that the average efficiency of in-service afterburners may be significantly less than that reported in much of the literature.