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Application: A New Spin on Cement
Posted Mon March 31, 2008 @03:26PM
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Application By Lucas A. Kostetzer and Leonardo P. Rangel,
ESSS, Florianopolis, Brazil
Joana B. Souza,
Holcim Brazil, Sao Paulo, Brazil

For nearly all products, it can be said that the quality of the raw materials being used in creating those products affects the quality of the final item. In cement production, control of the incoming raw materials influences not only the end product, but also the efficiency of the manufacturing process and its associated costs. If not carefully managed, the size of the solid particles used in creating cement can have a significant effect on efficiency of the cement production line.

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