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Sorption of methane in moist coal.
Joubert-JI; Grein-CT; Bienstock-D
Fuel 1973 Jul; 52:181-185
The natural oxygen content of a given coal and the bed moisture content play a major role in determining the methane capacity of the coal. Moisture present in excess of a certain critical value has no effect on methane sorption.
Mining-industry; Fuels; Coal-mining; Methanes
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