Accession Number : ADA265899


Title :   Municipal Waste Incinerator Public Works Center, Yokosuka Japan Evaluation and Recommendations


Corporate Author : ILLINOIS WATER TREATMENT CO ROCKFORD


Personal Author(s) : Wilhelm, Wade B


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a265899.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 128


Abstract : A study done on the Municipal Waste Incinerator (MWI) located at the Public Work Center (PWC) Yokosuka, Japan. The facility consists of two incinerators with combustion capabilities of 3.54 ton (3.22 metric tons) per hour, each equipped with a quencher and a venturi tube where Ca(OH)2 and Tesisorb are injected to remove HCl and SO2 from the gas stream, and a fabric filter to remove particulate matter. HCl, NOx, and SO2 emissions are continually monitored. Supporting facilities include waste segregation facilities, cardboard, aluminum, and plastic compacting equipment, and a wood shredder


Descriptors :   *WASTE MANAGEMENT , *SOLID WASTES , JAPAN , COMBUSTION , INCINERATORS , PARTICULATES , FILTERS


Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE