- n the destructive distillation of coal (as in coke ovens)
- Hundreds of schemes of low-temperature carbonization have been exhaustively investigated.
- After a while, a layer of carbon forms on its surface, but carbonization stops as soon as the wood is taken out of the fire.
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- Boulder’s town gas processes and the resulting contamination
From the time that the first commercial gas utility was formed in London in 1812 until approximately the 1950s, there have been three primary methods for making town gas: the coal carbonization process, the oil gas process and the carburetted water gas process.
June 6, 2013 - Boulder Weekly