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Waste, 6. Treatment

  1. Karl J. Thomé-Kozmiensky1,
  2. Norbert Amsoneit2,
  3. Manfred Baerns3,
  4. Frank Majunke4

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o28_o06

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

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Thomé-Kozmiensky, K. J., Amsoneit, N., Baerns, M. and Majunke, F. 2011. Waste, 6. Treatment. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institut für Technischen Umweltschutz, Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

  2. 2

    Zweckverband Sondermüll-Entsorgung Mittelfranken, Schwabach, Germany

  3. 3

    Institut für Angewandte Chemie, Berlin-Adlershof e. V., Berlin, Germany

  4. 4

    W. C. Heraeus GmbH, Hanau, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

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The article contains sections titled:

1.Physicochemical Treatment
1.2.Types, Origin, and Properties of Wastes
1.3.Treatment Processes
1.4.Requirements for Construction and Operation of Physicochemical Treatment Plants
1.5.Technological Concept of Physicochemical Treatment Plants
1.5.1.Treatment Plant for Inorganically Contaminated Wastes
1.5.2.Treatment Plant for Organically Contaminated Wastes
1.6.Environmental Requirements
1.7.Storage and Transportation
1.8.Legal and Economic Aspects
2.Hydrolysis and Alcoholysis of Plastics Wastes
2.2.State of the Art
2.2.1.Hydrolysis of Polyurethanes
2.2.2.Alcoholysis of Polyurethanes
2.2.3.Hydrolysis and Alcoholysis of Polyesters and Polyamides
2.2.4.Alcoholysis of Mixed Plastics
2.3.Conclusions and Outlook
3.1.Grate Firing
3.2.Fluidized-Bed Firing
3.3.Rotary-Kiln Firing
4.Pyrolysis and Gasification
4.1.Principles of Waste Pyrolysis
4.2.Principles of Gasification of Waste
4.3.1.Pyrolysis - Combustion Process
4.3.2.Thermoselect Process
4.3.3.Noell Conversion Process