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Full-scale field evaluation of waste disposal from coal-fired electric generating plants

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Air and Energy Engineering Research Laboratory in Research Triangle Park, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electric power-plants -- Waste disposal -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Flue gases -- Desulphurization.,
  • Coal ash.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Chakra J. Santhanam...[et al.].
    ContributionsSanthanam, Chakra J., 1938-, Air and Energy Engineering Research Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15333837M

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The ul- timate height of a disposal fill is site specific, but can range from 10 m (30 ft) to as high as 76 m ( ft). A properly designed and operating dry impound- ment system can potentially enhance the value of the disposal site after termination, or at least permit post- operational use.

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The coal combustion process at those facilities generates a tremendous amount of waste. In ,File Size: KB. A multi-media approach to permitting mercury releases from coal-fired power plants.

Bodek, I., and Copper C.: ,Full-scale field evaluation of waste disposal from coal-fired electric generating plants (EPA // A-F), US EPA, 3–Cited by: 5. The two largest forms of solid waste from coal-fired generation are coal ash (from the combustion of coal), and “scrubber” slurry (from environmental controls at the plant).

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