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Table 1 Mean concentrations (±SD) of different pollutants as measured in the different flue gas concentrations

From: The effect on growth of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii of flue gas from a power plant based on waste combustion

  CO2conc. (%)
  11.37±0.19 6.71±0.11 2.50±0.04
NOx (mg m-3) 45.0±15.8 26.6±9.3 9.9±3.5
SO2 (mg m-3) 36.1±19.0 21.3±11.2 7.9±4.2
HCl (mg m-3) 4.11±0.95 2.43±0.56 0.90±0.2
CO (mg m-3) 0.45±2.00 0.27±1.18 0.10±0.4
TOC (mg m-3) 0.714±0.436 0.421±0.257 0.157±0.096
*Hg (μg m-3) 0.28±0.35 0.17±0.21 0.062±0.046
*HF (mg m-3) 0.063±0.020 0.037±0.012 0.014±0.004
*Dioxins (ng m-3) 0.00151±0.00134 0.00089±0.00079 0.00033±00029
*As+Co+Cr+Cu+Mn 0.0211±0.0545 0.0124±0.0322 0.0046±0.0120
+Ni+Pb+Sb+V (mg m-3)
  1. The concentrations were measured continuously in the undiluted flue gas (11.37%) and the concentrations in the diluted flue gases were reduced to the same extent as the CO2 concentration. *These concentrations were measured 2-4 times per year in the period 2010-2013 (n=10, ±SD).