AFBC co-firing of coal and hospital waste. Quarterly progress report, February 1, 1995--April 30, 1995

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The project objective is to design, construct, install, provide operator training and start-up a circulating fluidized bed combustion system at the Lebanon Pennsylvania Veteran`s Affairs Medical Center. This unit will co-fire coal and hospital waste providing inexpensive and efficient destruction of both general and infectious hospital waste and steam generation. The steam generated is as follows: (1) Steam = 20,000 lb/hr, (2) Temperature = 353 F (saturated), (3) Pressure = 125 psig, and (4) Steam quality ={approximately}98.5%. On February 3, 1995 DONLEE notified Lebanon VA and DOE-METC that additional funding would be required to complete the project. This funding, in ... continued below

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Stuart, J.M. January 1, 1996.

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The project objective is to design, construct, install, provide operator training and start-up a circulating fluidized bed combustion system at the Lebanon Pennsylvania Veteran`s Affairs Medical Center. This unit will co-fire coal and hospital waste providing inexpensive and efficient destruction of both general and infectious hospital waste and steam generation. The steam generated is as follows: (1) Steam = 20,000 lb/hr, (2) Temperature = 353 F (saturated), (3) Pressure = 125 psig, and (4) Steam quality ={approximately}98.5%. On February 3, 1995 DONLEE notified Lebanon VA and DOE-METC that additional funding would be required to complete the project. This funding, in the amount of $1,140,127, is needed to complete the facility, start-up and shakedown the facility, perform the test program and write the final report. On March 7, 1995 the vendors were notified that the Lebanon VA Steam Plant Project was shut down and that all work outside DONLEE was stopped pending obtaining additional funding.

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OSTI as DE96003889

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  • Other: DE96003889
  • Report No.: DOE/MC/27205--5069
  • Grant Number: FC21-91MC27205
  • DOI: 10.2172/172088 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 172088
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc671841

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Stuart, J.M. AFBC co-firing of coal and hospital waste. Quarterly progress report, February 1, 1995--April 30, 1995, report, January 1, 1996; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc671841/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.