International Cement Review articles tagged under : Environment

04 January 2016

Particulate matter in the bag

Redecam outlines the evolution of filter bags to trap increasingly smaller particulate matter, with its Bi-Jet Bag Cleaning System designed to increase flow and volume.

16 December 2015

Towards COP21

The UN Framework Convention for Climate Change meets in Paris in December. Top of the agenda is a new international agreement on climate change targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and better share information.

04 November 2015

Tourah’s bag filter switch

OYK Consultants reports on the ESP-to-baghouse conversion at Tourah Cement's Kiln Line 8 in Egypt.

14 October 2015

Going the alternative route

Taiheiyo Engineering designs an alternative fuel feeding unit for Negeri Sembilan Cement Industries, Malaysia

A truly circular economy 14 September 2015

A truly circular economy

Cembureau raises some key points that should be borne in mind for the upcoming EC circular economy package.

19 August 2015

Harnessing CO2

Lafarge explores the possibilities for CO2 mitigation and carbon capture and storage for the cement industry.

Composite matters 06 July 2015

Composite matters

KETEK Ltd of Finland researches the viability of recycling glass fibre-reinforced composite waste as an alternative fuels option for the cement industry under its LUMI-Project.

29 June 2015 Philip Kerton

Challenges and opportunities

Philip Kerton of CPK Consultancy details India's progress on increasing its alternative fuel substitution rate

22 April 2015

CO2 mineralisation

Kline Consulting LLC demonstrates why carbon capture through mineral carbonation is worth pursuing.

09 March 2015

Carbon trading – state of play

ICIS Tschach Solutions eyes possible changes in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme and explains why the cement and lime industries could well be squeezed harder in forthcoming phases of the EU ETS.

23 February 2015

Out of aluminium waste

Regain Aluminium Systems investigates refined byproducts from the aluminium industry.

18 February 2015

Closing the recovery gap

Geocycle prepares to open a 160,000tpa waste-to-fuel processing plant near Jakarta, Indonesia.

10 December 2014

Scaling up MSW models

The rise in municipal solid waste volumes has given India's cement sector an opportunity for co-processing.

05 December 2014

NOx reduction at Vidal Ramos

Votorantim Cimentos installs SNCR and alternative fuel equipment at its Vidal Ramos plant, Brazil

15 October 2014

Best-practice APC selection

FLSmidth investigates the role of air pollution control systems and helps prevent unforeseen shutdowns.

16 September 2014

UltraTech Cement's power provisions

UltraTech provides an insight into its captive power plant requirements at Rawan, Rajashree and Andhra Pradesh.