Basu, A.N. and Basak, N.G. and Lahiri, A. (1959) Utilization of Coal Carbonization By-products in India. Journal of Mines, Metals & Fuels, 7. pp. 350-357. ISSN 0022-2755

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The present position of the coal tar and by-product industry in India is reviewed in relation to the industrial development programme under the five year plans. The need for developing an integrated industry is emphasized and also the need for developing new methods of coal tar utilization is stressed. The work carried out at the Central Fuel Research Institute in the development of processes for the catalytic oxidation of tar oils into phthalic anhydride, production of water-soluble resins from tar for making laminated and moulded products, conversion of tar oil to diesel oils, use of creosote oil for benzole recovery and production of carbon black from anthracene oil residues are described here.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Coal Gesification
Depositing User: Dr. Satyendra Kumar Singh
Date Deposited: 21 Aug 2012 10:40
Last Modified: 21 Aug 2012 10:40

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