electrostatic precipitator

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electrostat′ic precip′itator


n.
a device for removing small particles of dust, smoke, etc., from air by means of electrically charged screens and plates.
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Noun1.electrostatic precipitator - removes dust particles from gases by electrostatic precipitation
electrical device - a device that produces or is powered by electricity
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In order to reduce exhaust of hard particles, electric precipitator will be provided, capable of capturing 99.
The bulletin dealt mainly with the modification of one battery of condensation-and-recovery system of Fushun retorting unit, with the addition of an electric precipitator to increase shale oil yield by 10% and the utilization of an indirect cooler instead of direct scrubbing for saving fresh water; the build-up and commissioning of Gansu Yiaojie shale oil plant; the development of oil shale circulating fluidized-bed boilers for power generation designed by Northeast Dianli University in China.
It considered measurements of the emission of solid particles before the electric precipitator applying only one type of cleaning device.

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