SIGNIFICANT ENHANCE OF THE INDIRECT MICROWAVE HEATING YIELD IN THE FOAMING PROCESS OF GLASS WASTE

  • Lucian Paunescu Daily Sourcing & Research SRL Bucharest
  • Marius Florin Dragoescu Daily Sourcing & Research SRL Bucharest
  • Sorin Mircea Axinte Daily Sourcing & Research SRL Bucharest
  • Ana Casandra Sebe Cosfel Actual SRL Bucharest
Keywords: yttrium oxide, foaming, microwave, glass foam, glass waste

Abstract

The paper contains testing results of an intensification method of the remarkable microwave absorbing capacity of a silicon carbide crucible coated with a yttrium oxide layer, applied in the sintering/ foaming process of the glass waste. Using the same type of microwave oven and same composition of raw material and foaming agent as in previous tests, the functional parameters of the process were significantly enhanced without altering the characteristics of products made by known conventional and nonconventional techniques.

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Published
2019-09-30
How to Cite
Paunescu, L., Dragoescu, M., Axinte, S., & Sebe, A. (2019). SIGNIFICANT ENHANCE OF THE INDIRECT MICROWAVE HEATING YIELD IN THE FOAMING PROCESS OF GLASS WASTE. Nonconventional Technologies Review, 23(3). Retrieved from http://revtn.ro/index.php/revtn/article/view/258