Bituminous

  • (adj): Resembling or containing bitumen.
    Example: "Bituminous coal"

Some articles on bituminous:

Posidonia Shale
... The formation comprises finely laminated layers of bituminous shales formed of fine-grained sediments intercalated with bituminous limestones and crops out in a ... The European bituminous shales deposited on a sea floor during the Early Toarcian in the ancient Tethys Ocean are described as being deposited in an anoxic ...
Sub-bituminous Coal - Properties
... Sub-bituminous coals may be dull, dark brown to black, soft and crumbly at the lower end of the range, to bright jet-black, hard, and relatively strong at the upper end ... The heat content of sub-bituminous coals range from 8300 to 11,500 BTu/lb or 19,306 to 26,749 kJ/kg ... Their relatively low density and high water content renders some types of sub-bituminous coals susceptible to spontaneous combustion if not packed densely during ...
Bituminous Shale - Uses
... Bituminous shale may be used as fuel or as a paving material ... In Roman times, the first large-scale usage of bituminous shale was started ... In 1851, a process for extraction of kerosene from bituminous shale was patented by Canadian physician and geologist Abraham Pineo Gesner ...
Bituminous Coal Miners' Strike Of 1894
... Bituminous Coal Miners' Strike Location United States Date 1894 Deaths ~5 Coal Wars Coal Creek War Bituminous Coal Miners' Strike Lattimer Massacre Illinois Coal Wars Battle of Virden Pana Massacre Anthracite ... treasury and a paid membership of 13,000, called a general strike in the bituminous coal mining industry ...
List Of Power Stations In Western Australia - Coal Fired
... Mine type Conveyance Cooling Water Collie 300 MW 1 bituminous open cut conveyor fresh Kwinana 640 MW 4 bituminous open cut rail, conveyor, road seawater ...