ash dump

ash dump

[′ash ‚dəmp]
(engineering)
An opening in the floor of a fireplace or firebox through which ashes are swept to an ash pit below.

ash dump

An opening in the floor of a fireplace or firebox through which ashes are swept to an ashpit below.
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Incineration also dramatically reduces waste ash volume to a fraction of the original, so the ash dump hole will last many years longer than filling with high volume rubbish.
Ash residue, separated from the technological cycle of oil factory, is directed by the hydrodisposal system to the ash dump common with Estonian Power Plant.
The King George County Board of Supervisors issued a permit in April for an ash dump on land adjoining the power plant site.
Years earlier, in 1979, few people realised that, when a former power station's waterlogged ash dump on the outskirts of Gateshead was chosen for development, the North-East of England would be pioneering a retail revolution.
Plaintiffs often allege that air and aquifers adjacent to coal ash dump sites have become contaminated, leading to cancer, birth defects and neurological deficiencies.
13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A total of 20 additional coal ash dump sites causing groundwater and soil contamination in 10 states - Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Nevada, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas - have been uncovered by the nonprofit Environmental Integrity Project (EIP).
They also expressed their dissatisfaction with proximity of ash dump, which they believe damages their health.
IT was once a waterlogged ash dump or as Geordies called it a "big clarty field", but thanks to the vision of Sir John Hall, wasteland on the banks of the Tyne was transformed into Europe's biggest shopping centre.
Not only have familiar landmarks been obliterated and new ones constructed, but the park's hidden underground infrastructure has been reconfigured as the topography was transformed from swamp to ash dump to World's Fair grounds (twice).
of Baltimore filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of Gambrills, Maryland residents whose wells have been contaminated by nearby fly ash dump sites operated by Constellation Power Source Generation, Inc.
Tenders are invited for Running maintenance of ash slurry pipelines of b & c power station from ash slurry pump house to ash dump yard of harduaganj tps