The fate of heavy metals during combustion and gasification of contaminated biomass-a brief review.

@article{Nzihou2013TheFO,
  title={The fate of heavy metals during combustion and gasification of contaminated biomass-a brief review.},
  author={Ange Nzihou and Brian Stanmore},
  journal={Journal of hazardous materials},
  year={2013},
  volume={256-257},
  pages={56-66}
}
The literature on the presence of heavy metals in contaminated wastes is reviewed. Various categories of materials produced from domestic and industrial activities are included, but municipal solid waste, which is a more complex material, is excluded. This review considers among the most abundant the following materials - wood waste including demolition wood, phytoremediation scavengers and chromated copper arsenate (CCA) timber, sludges including de-inking sludge and sewage sludge, chicken… CONTINUE READING