Glossary Index
 

Thermal treatment

Definition:

Thermal treatment is a term given to any waste treatment technology that involves high temperatures in the processing of the waste feedstock. This commonly, although not exclusively involves the combustion of waste materials.

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In the present assessment, two thermal treatment options are compared: thermal treatment in cement kilns and thermal treatment in waste incinerators.

Related words:
fluidised bed incinerator - rotary kiln incinerator

 

 
17/12/2007