Pope, Michael Pope, Evans and Robbins, Consulting Engineers, New York, New York.
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A method of burning fuel in which the fuel is continually fed into a bed of reactive or inert particles supported by upflowing air, which causes the bed to behave like a turbulent fluid. Fluidized beds have long been used for the combustion of low-quality, difficult-to-burn fuels and more recently have been developed for the clean burning of coal.
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