CHANDEL, M.K. and ALAPPAT, B.J., 2002. Fluidized bed incineration of hospital waste. IN: Reed, B. (ed). Sustainable environmental sanitation and water services: Proceedings of the 28th WEDC International Conference, Kolkata (Calcutta), India, 18-22 November 2002, 3p.p.
This paper describes the use of incinerators for the treatment of hospital wastes and the problems faced at present. It describes how the existing units fail to comply with the emission standards and give suggestions for improving the performance. Use of fluidized bed incinerators is described briefly.