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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. ; Johnston, M. T. ; Deurbrouck., A. W. ;
CORP Author Bureau of Mines, Pittsburgh, Pa.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, N.C. Office of Air Programs.
Year Published 1976
Report Number BuMines-RI-8118;
Stock Number PB-252 965
Additional Subjects Coal preparation ; Desulfurization ; Samples ; Tables(Data) ; Experimental data ; Sampling ; Statistical data ; Sulfur dioxide ; Laboratory equipment ; Chemical analysis ; Density(Mass/volume) ; Comparisons ; Air pollution abatement ; Appalachian Mountain Region(United States) ; Low sulfur fuels
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NTIS  PB-252 965 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 332p
Abstract
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 sulfur, and 3.02 percent total sulfur. The complete washability data are presented for each sample processed. A statistical evaluation is included for the coalbeds from which more than 10 samples were collected and for the geographical coal producing regions. A graphical summation is presented for the coal-producing regions and selected coalbeds. Finally, a similar statistical evaluation is included showing composited data interpolated at Btu recovery levels of 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, and 100 percent. Graphical summations are presented for the various coal-producing regions.