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Resistance of Selected Refractories to Mineral Waste Melts.

Authors
Clancy-TA
Source
MISSING :13 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10003176
Abstract
In support of research on forming ceramics from mining and processing wastes, the Bureau of Mines tested various commercial refractories to evaluate their resistance to melts of these wastes. Sixteen refractories of various types were exposed in slag erosion tests to two siliceous waste melts with sio2/cao ratios of 4.0 And 2.2. The extent and nature of slag attack were then determined for each refractory. The nature of slag attack was investigated through scanning electron micrographs and microprobe elemental distributions. The refractories that performed best in resisting attack by the melts were high-alumina types, and of the refractories tested, the most resistant was a 90-pct-al2o3, 10-pct-cr2o3 refractory.
Publication Date
19830101
Document Type
IH; Report of Investigations
Fiscal Year
1983
Identifying No.
RI 8823
NIOSH Division
TURC;
Source Name
MISSING
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