Chapter 1. The Current and Future Nature of Combustion Ashes

  1. Michael Cox2,
  2. Henk Nugteren3 and
  3. Mária Janssen-Jurkovičová4
  1. Alan Thompson

Published Online: 11 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470094440.ch1

Combustion Residues: Current, Novel and Renewable Applications

Combustion Residues: Current, Novel and Renewable Applications

How to Cite

Thompson, A. (2008) The Current and Future Nature of Combustion Ashes, in Combustion Residues: Current, Novel and Renewable Applications (eds M. Cox, H. Nugteren and M. Janssen-Jurkovičová), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470094440.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK

  2. 3

    Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

  3. 4

    KEMA Nederland BV, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. University of Nottingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470094426

Online ISBN: 9780470094440

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Keywords:

  • coal ash and combustion residue;
  • pulverised coal firing systems;
  • coal combustion technology;
  • fluidised bed combustion (FBC) and flue gas desulfurisation (FGD);
  • municipal solid waste (MSW) or sewage sludge;
  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) - coal classification system;
  • hard coal and brown coal;
  • electrostatic precipitator (ESP) and pulverised fuel ash (PFA);
  • KEMA coal database and KEMA TRACE MODEL;
  • co-combustion ashes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Coal: the Principal Source of Combustion Residues

  • Coal Ash: the Principal Combustion Residue

  • Other Forms of Combustion

  • Co-combustion Ashes

  • Biomass and Waste

  • Other Fuel Ashes

  • Gasification

  • Summary