Optimize Dilution Factor in Brownstock WashingCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Chemical Pulping|
|Energy Savings Potential||
In a US based plant, the measure helped reduce natural gas usage by 327 000 GJ/y and saved 45.6 m3 of water per hour. (Kramer et al., 2009. p.91)
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential|
Corresponding cost savings of $580,000/year were realized (Kramer et al., 2009. p.91)
Optimize Dilution Factor in Brownstock Washing Publications
This Energy Guide discusses energy efficiency practices and energy-efficient technologies that can be implemented at the component, process, facility, and organizational levels.
Technologies For Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions: A Resource Manual For Pulp, Paper, And Wood Products Manufacturers
This report from National Council For Air And Stream Improvement in the US provides descriptions of technologies for CO2 reduction in pulp and paper mills, and offers calculations on cost and CO2 savings.