Flue-gas particulate collector

What is Flue-gas particulate collector?

Flue-gas particulate collector meaning Equipment used to remove fly ash from the combustion gases of a boiler plant before discharge to the atmosphere. Particulate collectors include electrostatic precipitators, mechanical collectors (cyclones), fabric filters (baghouses), and wet scrubbers.

 

reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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