Value-added products from coal combustion wastes

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ConferenceNRC Wide Forum, Magog, March 3-5, 1999
AbstractCoal ashes exhibit four general classes of properties that are potentially exploitable for profit, namely: chemical, physical, pozzolanic, and minerealogical {or morphological} properties. This paper assesses the potential of coal combustion wastes {CCW} utilization as a low-cost ion exchange and sorbent material in pollution control and removal of heavy metals and phospherous from wastewaters. This may provide a cost effective alternative for the treatment of heavy metal contaminated soil and water.
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada (NRC-CNRC); NRC Institute for Chemical Process and Environmental Technology
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number51968
NPARC number16030793
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