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Main Title Estimating Municipal Waste Combustor Non-Metal Air Emissions as a Function of Waste Composition.
Author Nishtala, S. R. ; Harrison, K. W. ; Barlaz, M. A. ;
CORP Author Research Triangle Inst., Research Triangle Park, NC. Center for Environmental Analysis. ;North Carolina State Univ. at Raleigh. Dept. of Civil Engineering.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Air Pollution Prevention and Control Div.;Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
Publisher 1998
Year Published 1998
Report Number EPA-R823052; EPA/600/A-98/082;
Stock Number PB98-147176
Additional Subjects Municipal wastes ; Combustors ; Emission factors ; Incinerators ; Waste treatment ; Combustion products ; Emissions ; Composition ; Particulates ; Carbon dioxide ; Sulfur dioxide ; Carbon monoxide ; Nitrogen oxides ; Dioxins ; Furans ; Hydrogen chloride ; Estimating ; Solid waste management ; Waste characterization
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NTIS  PB98-147176 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 08/30/1998
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Abstract The purpose of this paper is to present an allocation scheme for assigning non-metal air emissions (i.e., CO2, SO2, HCI, NOx dioxins/furans, CO and PM) from combustion to constituents of municipal solid waste (MSW). The allocation scheme will be used to model emissions from mixed waste as a function of the composition of waste, and to investigate the effect of including or excluding a waste constituent from the waste mix to be combusted. Ultimate analysis data are used to derive the chemical formula of a waste constituent. The chemical formula is used in a stoichiometric equation for combustion to calculate emissions from the waste constituent.
Supplementary Notes Presented at the Air and Waste Management Association Conference, Research Triangle Park, NC., April 22-24, 1997. Prepared in cooperation with North Carolina State Univ. at Raleigh. Dept. of Civil Engineering. Sponsored by Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Air Pollution Prevention and Control Div. and Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
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