Talk:HCl scrubber

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An HCl scrubber is a device used to remove HCl (hydrogen chloride) from a gas stream by having the gas pass upward against a liquid stream (usually water or a caustic solution) flowing downward. Often used as a pollution control device.

As a chemical engineer, this is the meaning I have known for many years. I have no idea where the "hard particles" in the existing definition came from. —This comment was unsigned.

  • Thanks - I have corrected the article. You could have done so yourself. SemperBlotto 07:15, 2 May 2008 (UTC)