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Main Title Flue Gas Desulfurization Systems: Design and Operating Considerations. Volume II. Technical Report.
Author Leivo., C. C. ;
CORP Author Bechtel Corp., San Francisco, Calif.;Industrial Environmental Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, N.C.
Year Published 1978
Report Number EPA-68-02-2616; EPA/600/7-78/030B;
Stock Number PB-280 254
Additional Subjects Air pollution control equipment ; Sulfur dioxide ; Scrubbers ; Coal ; Flue gases ; Industrial wastes ; Combustion products ; Sodium carbonates ; Sodium sulfites ; Design criteria ; Performance evaluation ; Boilers ; Reheating ; Scale(Corrosion) ; Substitutes ; Wet methods ; Dry methods ; Limestone scrubbing ; Alkaline scrubbing ; Dual alkali scrubbing ; Magnesium oxide scrubbing ; Wellman process
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-280 254 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 221p
;Contents: FGD processes--(FGD technology summary, and SO2 removal mechanisms); Selected FGD process descriptions and critical system operating parameters--(Lime/limestone scrubbing, sodium carbonate scrubbing, double alkali (soda lime) scrubbing, magnesium oxide scrubbing, and sodium sulfite (Wellman Lord) scrubbing); Implications of requiring 90 percent or greater SO2 removal for new FGD installations--(Lime and limestone scrubbing, sodium carbonate scrubbing, double alkali scrubbing, magnesium oxide scrubbing, and sodium sulfite (Wellman Lord) scrubbing); Effect of coal properties on FGD systems--(Coal heating value and moisture content, sulfur content of coal, ash content of coal, chlorine content of coal, and nitrogen content of coal); Reheat of scrubbed flue gases--(Purpose and need for reheat, methods of reheating, energy consumption, problems experienced, design, operation, and maintenance of reheaters, alternatives to reheat, and reheat summary).