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Blog Entry# 353075  
Posted: Feb 19 2012 (09:25)

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Last Response: Feb 19 2012 (12:28)
Feb 19 2012 (09:25)   15629/Chennai Egmore - Guwahati Express

rdb*^   30196 blog posts   354536 correct pred (79% accurate)
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Doc. on Environment friendly Green toilets (CDTS) on IR coaches.
The discharge will happen only when speed reaches 30 kmph, thus preventing discharge at stations, when train is static..

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Feb 19 2012 (11:17)
rdb*^   30196 blog posts   354536 correct pred (79% accurate)
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For this query, here is an article of development of new alloy for preventing degradation of rails due to toilet discharge.[click here
Nearly Rs.4.4 billion ($89 million) is spent annually on replacement of rails withdrawn prematurely due to corrosion.
A new alloy steel developed at the Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur (IIT-K) has provided the answer to one of the major problems faced by the Indian railway system - corrosion of rails by toilet discharge. Field trials are in progress on use of NCC rails (Nickel, chromium and Copper - alloy
rails) in Vijayawada -Chennai route of Vijayawada divn of SCR. So far performace is satisfactory.

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