Furnace Slag

Slag, Furnace


furnace residues resulting from the combustion of solid fuel in the fireboxes of steam boilers as well as ash particles that have caked or fused into sinter.

furnace slag

Same as blast furnace slag.
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It has also agreed a multi-year contract to handle large quantities of granulated blast furnace slag for construction materials supplier Hanson.
Pulverised Fuel Ash (PFA), Ground Granulated Blast furnace Slag (GGBS) and silica fume.
For granulated blast furnace slag (GGBFS) exports, CW Research analysts show average prices for the second quarter of 2016 at the highest level seen in more than a year.
The Global Cement Trade Price Report (GCTPR) is CW Research's benchmark price assessment for monthly gray cement, white cement, clinker and granulated blast furnace slag prices and volumes.
The first seven chapters survey types of admixtures and additions: natural pozzolans, fly ash, blast furnace slag, silica fume, limestone powder, and others.
Orcem previously stated they are interested in producing ground granular blast furnace slag, which they contend, is less polluting than the production of portland cement.
Among all possible remedies, use of granulated blast furnace slag is the most effective and economical option to control ASR.
Geopolymers represent an alternative to portland cement; until now, such compounds have mostly relied on coal fly ash or blast furnace slag.
Onri) of blast furnace slag had been suspended pending a reexamination and validation test if the materials were safe and would not threaten the province's marine ecosystem.
With each tonne of OPC produced puffing out more than one tonne of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other toxic gases, the Dubai Municipality (DM) has made it mandatory for consultants and contractors to use more of greener and safer alternatives like Fly Ash, and Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag (GGBFS), officials said at a Press conference.
However, there has been very few research performed to investigate the performance of hybrid industrial byproduct ash consisting of Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag (GGBS) and High Calcium Wood Ash (HCWA).
A sample of paper topics includes research on energy saving renovation of existing building in Tangshan, power generation forecasting of solar photovoltaic system using radial basis function neural network, research review on the anti-seismic characteristics of truss bridge structure, study of reinforced concrete bridge column ductility based on VB, analysis of temperature control mode of concrete construction in winter, blast furnace slag foundation packing grading and compaction characteristics analysis, discussion of several problems in the study of corrosion mechanism of steel-concrete composite beams, and study on characteristics and usage of Japanese paving materials.