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Coal - Properties And Reactions

carbon energy

By far the most important property of coal is that it combusts. When the pure carbon and hydrocarbons found in coal burn completely only two products are formed, carbon dioxide and water. During this chemical reaction, a relatively large amount of energy is released. The release of heat when coal is burned explains the fact that the material has long been used by humans as a source of energy, for the heating of homes and other buildings, to run ships and trains, and in many industrial processes.


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over 6 years ago

this needs more info i need three properties of coal for a science project and all this gives me is one

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about 7 years ago

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over 6 years ago

this needs more info i need three properties of coal for a science project and all this gives me is one

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almost 7 years ago

Coal - Properties And Reactions