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A blast furnace is a type of metallurgical furnace used for smelting to produce industrial metals, ... He suggests that early blast furnace and cast iron production evolved from furnaces used to mel...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Making iron

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Iron is extracted from iron ore in a huge container called a blast furnace. ... burns in air to produce heat, and reacts to form carbon monoxide (needed to reduce ...

gcse 2. Blast furnace extraction of iron recycling, steel making ...

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6. Economic & environmental Issues and recycling ... Iron is produced (extracted) in a blast furnace by reducing iron oxides with carbon and it is the carbon that ...

The Extraction of Iron - Chemistry LibreTexts

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Nov 29, 2015 ... Extracting iron from iron ore using a Blast Furnace ... Coke is produced by heating coal in the absence of air. .... you a brief idea of the sort of environmental issues involved with the extraction of iron and its conversion to steel.

iron processing | Britannica.com

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The product of the blast furnace became known as pig iron from the method of ... This created the potential problem that pig iron production would far exceed the ...

A-level Chemistry/AQA/Module 2/Extraction of Metals - Wikibooks ...

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Hot air is also blown into the furnace which reacts with the Carbon in a highly exothermic ... Iron Impurities The iron produced directly from the Blast Furnace still .... Conversely there are some other financial issues that are associated with the ...

Turning away from blast furnaces still leaves problems for steel ...

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Oct 20, 2015 ... It's hard to say what was more surprising: that blast furnaces may no longer be ... But Ashburn notes that the best steel is made from BF iron.

The blast-furnace process – is there any alternative? | SpringerLink

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the feasibility of resolving this problem through the further development of technologies that produce liquid pig iron outside the blast furnace and are either  ...

Prospects of Iron and Steel Production and Progress of Blast ...

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tion; iii) trends of demand and supply of iron ore and coal for blast furnaces; and iv) challenges and problems entailed by production increases. Competition with ...

Energy and environmental issues in the Steel industry | Anuja ...

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May 9, 2014 ... Smelt the mixture in a blast furnace to get elemental iron by heating it. ... Puddling cast iron will produce wrought iron, the kind that can be used ...

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iron and steel - Chemguide

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This page looks at the use of the Blast Furnace in the extraction of iron from iron ore, and ... Coke is produced by heating coal in the absence of air. .... If you aren't sure about the various environmental problems like acid rain, global warming ...

How a Blast Furnace Works - American Iron and Steel Institute

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Iron oxides can come to the blast furnace plant in the form of raw ore, pellets or ... pellets and sinter then become the liquid iron produced in the blast furnace ...

How iron is made - material, manufacture, making, history, used ...

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The most common process is the use of a blast furnace to produce pig iron .... Some of these landfills themselves become environmental problems, since in the  ...