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incineration

 [in-sin″ĕ-ra´shun]
the act of burning to ashes.

incineration

(ĭn-sĭn″ĕr-ā′shŭn) [L. in, into, + cineres, ashes]
Destruction by fire; cremation.
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As for Dow itself, Wooster says the company plans to explore the potential for energy recovery at its own waste-treatment facilities, such as by incinerating the plastics packaging from its incoming raw materials.
The company expects to see around 1.3 billion yen in annual revenues from incinerating the waste and selling the electricity.
While Komori admitted incinerating three dead monkeys Sunday, it said two of them had been exterminated two weeks ago after causing damage to locals and the other had died of old age, denying it intended to conceal evidence of illegal breeding.
The eruption could be accompanied by a searing mix of gas and rock that would race down the mountain incinerating everything in its path.
in Salt Lake City started extruding recycled LDPE with 60-70% radioactive fly ash that comes from incinerating low-level radioactive waste.
A wildfire blazes through a chaparral, incinerating the dense brush and charring the scrub oak.
Army is currently conducting test runs in preparation for removing a huge stockpile of nerve and mustard gas from West Germany and incinerating it on the island.