International Journal of Environmental Protection          
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Missouri University of Science & Technology, USA.
An Assessment of Physical Properties of Coal Combustion Residues w.r.to Their Utilization Aspects
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Abstract:
Coal Combustion produces huge amount of residues called as Coal Combustion Residues collectively. Nowadays, these are used for bulk utilisation applications like mine back filling, as agricultural amendments, in construction of roads, bricks etc. To achieve the maximum utilisation of coal combustion residues in diverse applications it is necessary to know about its various properties. An insight into physical properties of coal combustion residues is a must in order to apply it in construction and geotechnical applications. This paper aims at presenting the physical characteristics of these coal combustion residues from four different thermal power plants of India for their possible utilisation.
Keywords:Coal combustion residues; Fly ash; Bottom ash; Pond ash; Physical characteristics
Author: Neeraj Kumar Sharma1, Soumik Mitra1, Vinit Sehgal1, Sumit Mishra2
1.Department of Civil Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi- 835215, India
2.Department of Applied Chemistry, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi- 835215, India
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