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the scum formed by oxidation at the surface of molten metals

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BOF slag contains calcium silicates and ferrite with oxides of aluminum, manganese, calcium and magnesium (Reddy et al.
There is a clear trend in industry to eliminate fluorine from slags which are used during production of steel.
Of the total amount of all types of waste produced in the electric-furnace process of steel production, steel slag is definitely the most significant in amount, for its amount ranges from 60 to 263 [kgt.
In the case of pyrometallurgical processes in which the slag is used, we should evidently talk about the activity of free oxygen because metallurgical slags are the oxide or fluoride-oxide systems.
If the slag composition is not managed, its fluidity will likely be insufficient at the prevailing temperature to flow through the tap hole.
subsidiary of Weatherly International plc, an option to acquire slag stockpiles
The slags that contain calcium aluminates can be considered as a possible source of raw material for the production of fast-setting and very strong cements [15].
For regulation of data from measured results of quantity in percentage of slag components, it's done statistical model.
The use of steel industry slags as a substitute for traditional limestone has a substantial history in Ohio (Williams 1946; Volk and others 1952; Jones 1968).
Fat Slags greatest sin (putting aside the obvious) is that it just isn't funny.
However, sufficient similarity in results was reported by two laboratories to indicate that the total gold contained in a composite sample, including buttons, parting solutions, and slags, is greater than 0.
Similar positive effects on refractory life time have been found when Calcium Magnesium Aluminate is used as metallurgical flux for Si-killed ladle slags in contact with Dolomag-C bricks.
Slag properties and design issues pertinent to matte smelting electric furnaces, in: Seventh International conference on molten slags, fluxes and salts, South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Cape Town, 2004, 531-541.
Research has been underway for several years to formulate a decorative glass tile at our factory using both our own refinery slags and those generated by gold mines in Nevada.
It was assumed in the calculation that in case of equilibrium between the metal and the slag the whole oxygen reacts only with silicon, and activity coefficients of silicon and oxygen in steel and activity of silicon in slags A and B were taken into account.