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Calcium pretreatment of coal for sulphur emissions control in combustion

Sharma, P. K. and Gavalas, G. R. and Flagan, R. C. (1987) Calcium pretreatment of coal for sulphur emissions control in combustion. Fuel, 66 (2). pp. 207-209. ISSN 0016-2361. doi:10.1016/0016-2361(87)90242-0.

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A new technique is described for precipitating CaCO_3 within the porous space of coal with the objective of reducing sulphur emissions during combustion/gasification. Results are reported from two combustion experiments conducted under fuel lean conditions in a laminar flow reactor.

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Additional Information:© 1987 Published by Elsevier Ltd. Received 24 March 1986; revised 21 August 1986. This work was supported by the US Department of Energy, grant No. DE-FG22-83PC60801.
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Department of Energy (DOE)DE-FG22-83PC60801
Subject Keywords:combustion of coal; sulphur; calcium
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Official Citation:P.K. Sharma, G.R. Gavalas, R.C. Flagan, Calcium pretreatment of coal for sulphur emissions control in combustion, Fuel, Volume 66, Issue 2, February 1987, Pages 207-209, ISSN 0016-2361, (
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