Sludge Quiz

1. Which incinerating process uses a hydraulic ram to feed the waste into the combustion unit ?

2. Which process uses heat to decompose mixed solid waste in an O2-deficit or O2-free environment ?

3. The optimal temperature for complete combustion of mixed solid waste is 3000 degrees F (true or false ?)

4. Given a fuel with a chemical composition of 75% C, 10% H, 5% S, and 10% O, the volume of theoretical O2 needed to combust this fuel is...


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LAST UPDATE:DECEMBER 14, 1994

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