cement kiln


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cement kiln

[si′ment ‚kil]
(engineering)
A kiln used to fire cement to less than complete melting.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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that, if granted, would have stopped an independent review of its proposal to burn alternative fuels in its cement kiln near Bath, Ontario.
The CEMEX Process Technology team, led by Robin Forster, began using an old technology in a new way--injecting water into the cement kiln's burner pipes to reduce NOx.
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