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Modelling and optimizing process water flows and quality in a paper mill

E. J. Harris

Modelling and optimizing process water flows and quality in a paper mill

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Published by UMIST in Manchester .
Written in English


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StatementE.J. Harris ; supervised by N. Wiseman.
ContributionsWiseman, N., Paper Science.
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Open LibraryOL21239446M

ABB Pulp and paper offers solutions to improve pulp and paper quality, reduce manufacturing costs and the consumption of raw materials and energy. Digital technologies provide the tools for pulp and paper process optimisation (APC) (English - pdf - Article) Tissue Mill Optimization by Kevin Starr in Tissue World AugSep12 (English - pdf. phases of chemical-quality investigations are discussed by J. D. Hem, , in "Study and Interpretation of the Chemical Characteristics of Natural Water," U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper This manual was prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Division, under the immediate supervision of W. F. White.   The end result of G&G’s efforts to streamline flow was the implementation of hybrid cellular layouts. This arrangement combines the flexibility of a process layout, in which machines of similar types are grouped together, with the low throughput times and work-in-process levels of dedicated cellular layouts.


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Modelling and optimizing process water flows and quality in a paper mill by E. J. Harris Download PDF EPUB FB2

1 Water optimization in process industries Elvis Ahmetovića,b,c,1, Ignacio E. Grossmannb, Zdravko Kravanjac, Nidret Ibrića aUniversity of Tuzla, Faculty of Technology, Univerzitetska 8, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina; [email protected], @ bCarnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemical Engineering, Forbes Avenue.

WATER QUALITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE WATER is an integral part of the manufacture of pulp, paper, and process-water impurities affect the quality of the product by interfering with such operations as bleaching, siz-ing, and coloring.

paper mill (book and fine) 6 77, 46, 59, Sulfite, groundwood, semi-chemical pulp. State-of-the-Art in Ecological Modelling. Vol. MODELING PROCESS FOR ASSESSING WATER QUALITY PROBLEMS AND DEVELOPING APPROPRIATE SOLUTIONS IN IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE Gaylord V. Skogerboe, Wynn R. Walker and Robert G.

Evans, Department of Agricultural and Chemical Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado Author: Gaylord V. Skogerboe, Wynn R. Walker, Robert G. Evans. Mathematical (analytical, numerical and optimization) models are employed in many disciplines including the water resources planning, engineering and management.

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The major contribution of this research is in modeling and optimizing the wastewater treatment process with a. Dynamic simulation modeling was used to study ways of maintaining the amount of clean steam generated from the mill's reboiler while improving the amount of energy recovered from various process and effluent heat exchangers.

The result was that effluent temperatures were reduced by one degree and mill fresh water usage was reduced by 9% overall.

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The fiber extracted from any plant can be used for paper. However, the strength and quality of fiber, and other factors complicate the pulping process. In general, the softwoods (e.g., pines, firs, and spruces) yield long and strong fibers that contribute strength to paper and they are used for boxes and packaging.

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liquor cycle may have problems with non process element accumulation, particularly chloride (Cl) and potassium (K), with high Na2CO3 and Na2SO4 deadload, and with Na and S imbalance. These operational problems result in poor pulping liquor quality, poor pulp quality, increased mill energy consumption, and decreased mill production capacity.

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A pulp mill is a manufacturing facility that converts wood chips or other plant fiber source into a thick fiber board which can be shipped to a paper mill for further processing.

Pulp can be manufactured using mechanical, semi-chemical, or fully chemical methods (kraft and sulfite processes). The finished product may be either bleached or non-bleached, depending on the customer requirements.produce paper. The use of fresh water has decreased significantly during the last decades and there are several reasons for this, such as: limited availability of fresh water, increased cost for effluent treatment and marketing benefits.

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