Faculty Advisor

Demetry, Chrysanthe

Faculty Advisor

Trimbur, John


The following study is an investigation into the nature and use of fly ash from municipal solid waste (MSW) incinerators for Energy Answers Corporation. The current regulatory climate surrounding fly ash, as well as the use of fly ash in various products was examined. Finally, this study lists possible uses of fly ash in Puerto Rico, and recommends to Energy Answers which are the most promising and what further issues should be examined.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2002

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project


Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

Advisor Department

Humanities and Arts