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# 2 a singleeffect evaporator concentrates 7000 kgh of

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Unformatted text preview: ny boiling‐point rise if present. Calculate the feed rate of tomato juice to the evaporator. 2. A single‐effect evaporator concentrates 7,000 kg/h of a solution containing 10 wt% NaOH and 1.5 wt% sand entering at 40 ºC to a final concentration of 50 wt% NaOH. The pressure of saturated steam used is 198.5 kPa and the pressure in the vapor space of the evaporator is 12.35 kPa. The overall heat transfer coefficient is 1700 W/m2.K. Calculate the steam used. Assume that the sand is passing through, i.e., it is not building up in the system. Ignore any effect the sand may have...
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## This homework help was uploaded on 03/12/2014 for the course ECH 4403 taught by Professor Johns during the Spring '09 term at University of Florida.

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