TITLE

REMOVAL OF CO2FROM FLUE GAS WITH AMMONIA SOLUTION IN A PACKED TOWER

AUTHOR(S)
Hsin-Ta Hsueh; Chi-Liang Hsiao; Hsin Chu
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Environmental Engineering & Management;Jan2010, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study on the removal of carbon dioxide (CO2) from a flue gas system within a high performance scrubber called packed tower. The study used several parameters to evaluate the absorbent utilization (AU) and CO2 removal efficiency (RE) including the rate of gas flow, CO2 concentration and initial pH of the ammonia solution. Results show that the optimum AU and CO2 RE are 19% and 93%, respectively.
ACCESSION #
50843158

 

Related Articles

  • TRICKLE/PULSE FLOW REGIME TRANSITION IN DOWNFLOW PACKED TOWER INVOLVING FOAMING LIQUIDS. Sodhi, Vijay // Chemical Industry & Chemical Engineering Quarterly;2012, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p349 

    Most existing studies in foaming trickle bed reactors aim at the improvement of efficiency and operational parameters leading to high economic advantages. Conventionally, most of the industries rely on frequently used gas continuous flow (GCF) where operational output is satisfactory but yields...

  • The capture of aerosol in a granular moving bed. Hadley, Trevor D.; Kok-Seng Lim; Oreüana, José; Denke, Reiner R.; Chiang, Ken; Burke, Nick R. // Chemical Engineering Research & Design: Transactions of the Inst;Jan2012, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p52 

    Flue gas from process plants usually contains contaminants which require scrubbing prior to discharging to atmosphere. There are various techniques used to scrub the exit gas, such as packed columns, spray scrubbers, fluidised beds, filters, etc. One of the key design parameters required in...

  • Influence of ammonia on sodium absorption in rat proximal colon. Cermak, Rainer; Lawnitzak, Claudia; Scharrer, Erwin // Pflugers Archiv European Journal of Physiology;Aug2000, Vol. 440 Issue 4, p619 

    The influence of ammonia on sodium and chloride fluxes in rat proximal colon was studied in Ussing chamber experiments. Under short-circuit conditions, the proximal colon absorbed sodium and secreted chloride. The presence of ammonia (30 mmol l–1 mucosal) diminished Na+ absorption, but...

  • FLUE GAS DEDUSTING IN COCURRENT SPRAY SCRUBBER. Głomba, Michał // Environment Protection Engineering;2006, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p67 

    Selected results of air dedusting process carried out in a large-laboratory horizontal cocurrent spray scrubber are presented. An experimental equation describing the influence of sprayed liquid volume stream to gas volume stream ratio and the efficiency of inertial separation of dust particles...

  • Improved Carbon Dioxide Capture Using Nanostructured Ceramic Membranes. Nwogu, Ngozi Claribelle; Gobina, Edward; Nasir Kajama, Mohammed // Low Carbon Economy;Sep2013, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p125 

    A nanoporous-structured tubular hybrid inorganic membrane capable of stripping carbon dioxide from flue gas stream was designed and tested at laboratory scale to improve compliance with various environmental regulations to cushion the effect of global warming. Single gas separation experiments...

  • CO2 EMISSION FROM MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE INCINERATOR: IPCC FORMULA ESTIMATION AND FLUE GAS MEASUREMENT. Tsao-Chou Chen; Cheng-Fang Lin // Journal of Environmental Engineering & Management;Jan2010, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p9 

    The article presents a study on the default values for carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) relative to the flue gas' real quantified values. The correlation analysis was used to differentiate carbon emissions obtained from waste incinerators of...

  • Growth response of Spirulina platensis PCC9108 to elevated CO2 levels and flue gas. Hoseini, Seyedmahdi; Almodares, Abbas; Afsharzadeh, Saeed; Hatamipur, Mohamad Sadegh; Montazeri, Fatemeh // Biological Journal of Microorganism;Winter2014, Vol. 2 Issue 8, p29 

    Introduction: Because their ability to capture CO2, photosynthetical microorganisms have some advantages to CO2 mitigation from high CO2 streams such as flue gases and they can use CO2 as carbon source. Recently, experts have made efforts to exploit microorganisms intended for recovering CO2...

  • Numerical analysis of CO2 capture efficiency in post combustion CCS technology in terms of varying flow conditions. NIEGODAJEW, PAWEŁ; ASENDRYCH, DARIUSZ; DROBNIAK, STANISŁAW // Archives of Thermodynamics;Dec2013, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p123 

    The paper deals with the computational fluid dynamics modelling of carbon dioxide capture from flue gases in the post combustioncapture method, one of the available carbon capture and storage technologies. 30% aqueous monoethanolamine solution was used as a solvent in absorption process. The...

  • Tilt-compliant column may solve storage dilemma on FPSO vessels.  // Offshore;Nov99, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p46 

    Focuses on the packed columns designed to solve tilt and channeling motion on floating production, storage, and off-loading vessels. Discussion on problems emerging from the gas to liquids conversion packages; Explanation on the technique which employs a helical redistributor to counteract the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of AIRBUS FRANCE S.A.S.

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics