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Research and Development Program on the Disposal of Retorted Oil Shale - Paraho Oil Shale Project - 3 Volume Set. Volume 1 - Laboratory Tests on Old USBM Retorted Shale.
NTIS: PB/253-597 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :75 pages
Various physical and chemical property tests were conducted on approximately 20 year-old retorted oil shale from the old U.S.B.M. Retorted shale pile (a byproduct of the paraho process). The material was difficult to handle and tests in the laboratory and, in most cases, did not react as a normal soil during testing. Peculiarities and problems of working with this material are discussed. Test procedures, acquired data, and generated physical properties are included in the report.
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NTIS: PB/253-597 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
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