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Title: Concurrent combustion of biomass and municipal solid waste
Author: Laryea-Goldsmith, Rene
ISNI:       0000 0004 2706 3415
Awarding Body: Cranfield University
Current Institution: Cranfield University
Date of Award: 2010
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This PhD research project is primarily an investigation of the gaseous pollutant emissions arising from concurrent combustion of biomass and municipal solid wastes materials, using a fluidized bed combustor. Of the wide range of biomass energy resources available, dried distillers’ grains with solubles and wheat straw were chosen as two example agricultural by-products of the human food supply chain. To consider an integrated waste management programme, a residual waste resource from a materials recycling facility was identified as a waste materials source that could be utilized after materials recycling was performed (which is a higher priority activity with respect to energy recovery). Cont/d.
Supervisor: Simms, Nigel J. Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID:  DOI: Not available