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Black liquor The term 'Black liquor' as it applies to the area of energy can be defined as ' A by product of the paper production process, alkaline spent liquor, that can be used as a source of energy. Alkaline spent liquor is removed from the digesters in the process of chemically pulping wood. After evaporation, the residual 'black' liquor is burned as a fuel in a recovery furnace that permits the recovery of certain basic chemicals'.
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