Eco Issues in Bulk Materials Handling Technologies in Ports
AbstractThis paper deals with eco issues in bulk materials handling in ports. Solid, free-flowing materials are said to be in bulk. Bulk materials han-dling is very difficult, because it incorporates all the features of liquids, gasses and mass solids. Energy efficiency, dust emissions in nearby en-vironment, dust explosions, jamming, noise, handling of hazardous ma-terials and protection of materials from contamination are issues that will be considered in this paper. Here are also presented possible solu-tions for some of these issues.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by "Eftimie Murgu" University of Resita in its journal Analele Universitatii "Eftimie Murgu" Resita.
Volume (Year): 1 (2011)
Issue (Month): XVIII (December)
Ports; bulk materials handling; eco issues; eco efficiency;
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