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Particle size characteristics of a palm oil mill boiler flyash

Mohd. Yusoff, Mohd. Rashid and Abdul Aziz, Ramlan and Shafil, Azman Firdaus (1987) Particle size characteristics of a palm oil mill boiler flyash. In: Seminar on : Modern Method of Particle Characterization, 19 November 1987.

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Abstract

A size distribution measurement of a palm oil mill fly ash samples collected at the stack exit downstream of a mill boiler was made. Results show that the geometric mean particle size was between 1.28 to 1.68 micron. Almost 90% of the fly ash falls well below 4 um size diameter and this could pose potential health hazard since these pasticles are in the respirable particulate size region. Other significant characteristics of the fly ash particulate are further discussed in the paper.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects:T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Divisions:Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)
ID Code:3788
Deposited By: Halimahtun Saadiah M. Saaid
Deposited On:05 Jul 2007 01:44
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 03:12

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