Evolution of Flammable Gases from Dumping Municipal Waste

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P. Buryana, J. Horákb, Z. Jankovskáb, F. Hopanb, K. Krpecb, and P. Kubesab

a Department of Gas, Coke and Air Protection, Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, b Energy Research Centre, VSB – Technical University, of Ostrava


Waste Al in dumps reacts in alkaline environment with water producing hydrogen which yields a flammable gas mixture. This review studies formation of hydrogen in ashes from local furnace for biomass or other wastes.


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