English Abstract This "Informative document fly ash of coal-fired power
plants" forms part of a series of "Informative documents waste materials".
These documents are conducted by RIVM on the instructions of the Directorate
General for the Environment, Waste Materials Directorate, in behalf of the
program of action on "prevention and recycling of waste materials". In the
documents a survey is given of the main facts and figures on specific waste
materials, for example data on sources, amount(s), composition and
properties, way of treatment, etc. Besides prognoses of the amount(s) in
the year 2000 are made and finally the main options for prevention,
recycling and treatment are summarized.