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Origin of Hydrocarbon Gases in Coal.
Duel M; Kim AG
Ann Mtg Geol Soc America Salt Lake City Utah 10/20-22/75 7(7):1050-51
This paper discusses the formation of the mixture of gases formed in coalbeds from the peat stage through the decomposition of plant material. It also discusses the composition and heating value of such gases as well as the differences in bond dissociation energies.
Issue of Publication
Ann. Mtg., Geol. Soc. America, Salt Lake City, Utah, 10/20-22/75, V. 7, No. 7, 9/75, Pp 1050-51
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