CO2 Mineralisation as a route to energy-efficient CO2 sequestration or materials with market value

Ron Zevenhoven, Ines Romão

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The following sections are included:

  • Introduction

  • CO2 Mineralisation Technology Development

  • MC Routes

  • Ex-Situ Accelerated MC

    • Mineral Pre-treatment Options

    • Direct Dry (Gas/Solid) Carbonation

    • Direct Aqueous Carbonation

    • Indirect Aqueous Carbonation

    • Mixed Wet/Dry Routes: Indirect Multi-stage Solid/Gas (Dry/Wet/Dry) Carbonation

    • Mixed Wet/Dry Routes: Indirect Multi-stage Solid/Gas (Dry/Wet/Wet) Carbonation

  • Energy Efficiency of Magnesium Silicate Carbonation Processing

    • Mining, Crushing, Grinding

    • Transport

    • Net Heat and Power for the Actual Carbonation Process

    • Post-Processing and Other Energetic Effects

    • LCA and Water Use

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Title of host publicationCO2 Sequestration by ex-situ mineral carbonation
EditorsAimaro Sanna, M Mercedes Maroto-Valer
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-78634-161-7
ISBN (Print)978-1-78634-159-4
Publication statusPublished - 2017
MoE publication typeA3 Part of a book or another research book


  • CO2 mineral sequestration
  • Commercialization

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