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Blast furnaces operate on the principle of chemical ... production) Also, the carbon in pig iron lowers the ...

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Iron oxides can come to the blast furnace plant in the form of raw ore, pellets or sinter. The raw ... The final raw material in the ironmaking process in limestone.

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Iron Ore is smelted in the Blast Furnace in order to remove unwanted impurities such as rocks, ... The final raw material in the ironmaking process in limestone.

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In the blast furnace application, the production of iron historically required three ... Chemical grade limestone is important to the process as it is the primary raw ...

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The production of iron in a Blast Furnace is a continuous process. The furnace is heated constantly and is re-charged with raw materials from the top while it is ...

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Making iron ... Iron is extracted from iron ore in a huge container called a blast furnace. ... The raw materials for extracting iron and their function in the process ...

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Blast furnaces are used to produce pig iron from iron ore for subsequent ... Ironmaking blast furnaces consist of several zones: a crucible-shaped hearth at the bottom .... be decomposed into simpler substances by ordinary chemical processes.

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A simplified diagram of a Blast Furnace is drawn below. A typical blast furnace may be up to 32 metres in height and 10 metres in diameter. They have thick steel ...

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Abstract. It may be possible to improve the productivity and flexibility of the blast furnace operation and also to substitute energy sources in the pig iron ...