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T. , Totowa, NJ 35 36 Lawrence K. Wang et al. Special emphasis is placed on gas-phase desulfurization, introducing various technologies for the removal of SOx and H2S from air emission streams. Of these technologies, the most important is lime/limestone flue gas desulfurization (FGD). This chapter describes FGD process systems, facilities, chemistry, and technology demonstrations, design configurations, gas handling/treatments, reagent/feed preparation, waste handling/disposal, Operation and maintenance (O&M), and process control.
Ash removal can reach 60%; total sulfur removal is 10–40%, increasing in tandem with a rising percentage of pyritic (mineral) sulfur in the coal. Weight recovery (the percentage of coal retained) is 60–90%, and thermal recovery (percentage of heating value retained) is 85–98% (25). The Peak Downs plant near Queensland, Australia (Fig. 2) represents the largest installation of 42 Lawrence K. Wang et al. , carbonyl) Organic sulfur removal Note: G = gravity(density)-based separation; S = surface-effect-based separation.
If a parcel of dry air were brought adiabatically 22 Lawrence K. Wang and Chein-Chi Chang Fig. 7. Typical environmental lapse rates. ” This quantity is closely related to the dry adiabatic rate. Similarly, if the displacement is downward so that an increase in pressure and compression is experienced, the parcel of air will be heated. The actual distribution of temperature in the vertical of the atmosphere is defined as the “environmental lapse rate” (LR). Typical examples are shown in Fig. 7, in comparison with the dry adiabatic lapse rate, which serves as a reference for distinguishing unstable from stable cases.