The Synthane Coal-to-gas Process.
Forney-AJ; Haynes-WP; Elliot-JJ; Et Al
Proc Inst Gas Technol Symp Clean Fuels from Gas Chicago Illinois9/10-14/73 Paper (10):9 pages
The paper discusses the development of the synthane coal-to-gas process at Bureau of Mines laboratories. It discusses the pretreatment of caking coals, gasification of various coals, the purification step, and the methanation step. Because of the importance of environmental problems, the pollution aspects of the synthane process and solutions are described.
Proc. Inst. Gas Technol. Symp., Clean Fuels from Gas, Chicago, Illinois, 9/10-14/73, Paper No. 10