September 2000
Volume 52    Issue 9

Foamed grout controls underground coal-mine fire

Mining Engineering , 2000, Vol. 52, No. 9, pp. 11-15
Feiler, Joseph J.; Colaizzi, Gary J.; Carder, Carol

Fires in underground coal mines are persistent problems anywhere in the world that coal is mined. Coal fires pose safety and health hazards in the form of mine subsidence, loss of energy reserves, destruction of property and surface improvements, and air pollution.

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