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Main Title Sulfur reduction potential of the coals of the United States : a revision of report of investigations 7633 /
Author Cavallaro, J. A., ; Cavallaro, Joseph A. ; Johnston, Minor T. ; Deurbrouck, Albert W.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Report of investigations
8118. United States.
CORP Author United States. Bureau of Mines.; United States. Energy Research and Development Administration.
Publisher U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Mines : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.,
Year Published 1976
OCLC Number 02218241
ISBN pbk.
Subjects Coal--Sulfur content--United States.
Additional Subjects Coal--United States--Sulfur content
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  TN23.U7 no.8118 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/28/2007
Collation [2], iii, 323 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Prepared by Coal Preparation and Analysis Group in cooperation with Energy Research and Development Administration, Pittsburgh, Pa. Accompanied by a one page errata. Item 637-A.
Contents Notes
This report presents the results of a washability study of 455 raw coal channel samples with special emphasis on sulfur reduction. These raw coals contained on the average 14.0 percent ash, 1.91 percent pyritic sulfer, and 3.02 percent total sulfur. Test procedure. Collection of samples ; Sample preparation -- Experimental results. Washability data ; Evaluation of washability data ; Computer programs -- Discussion of results. Northern Appalachian Region coals ; Southern Appalachian Region coals ; Alabama Region coals ; Eastern Midwest Region coals ; Western Midwest Region coals ; Western Region coals ; Summary of all coals -- Conclusions -- Appendix A. Washability characteristics and desulfurization potential of U.S. coals -- Appendix B. A statistical evaluation of the composited washability data by region and coalbed -- Appendix C. A statistical evaluation of the composited washability data interpolated at various levels of Btu recovery by region and coalbed.