Accession Number : ADA204505


Title :   Compliance Testing of Eielson Air Force Base Central Heating and Power Plant, Coal Fired Boiler Number 3, Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 12-22 Jul 1988


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH LAB BROOKS AFB TX


Personal Author(s) : Garrison, James A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a204505.pdf


Report Date : Dec 1988


Pagination or Media Count : 143


Abstract : Compliance testing for particulate and visible emissions was conducted on coal-fired boiler No. 3 in the Eielson AFB Central Heat and Power Plant on 12-22 July 88. The survey was conducted as a requirement for renewal of Alaska Department of Environmental conservation Air Quality Control permit to operate 8331-AA001. Boiler No. 3 was tested at capacities of 100,000 lbs steam/ hr and 90,000 lbs stream/hr. Results indicate that boiler No. 3 passed the visible emissions standard, but failed the particulate emission standard. Keywords: Air pollution, Emission control, Smoke stacks, Sampling.


Descriptors :   *AIR POLLUTION , *BOILERS , *AIR FORCE FACILITIES , VISIBLE SPECTRA , SMOKE STACKS , HEAT , EMISSION CONTROL , COAL , SAMPLING , ALASKA , EMISSION , PARTICULATES


Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE