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sulfate process

noun, Chemistry
1.
a process for making wood pulp by digesting wood chips in an alkaline liquor consisting chiefly of caustic soda together with sodium sulfate.
Also called kraft process.
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  • No data on emissions of these pollutants were found nor expected for the ammonium sulfate process.
  • The sulfate process uses ilmenite ore and sulfuric acid as raw materials.
  • The process subsequently generated sodium sulfate process wastes containing sodium chromate and sodium dichromate.
  • The economy of the ammonium sulfate process depends on the market prices of ammonia and ammonium sulfate.

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