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RE: Self ignition point in petcoke

#6058

Mitchell Moloney
Participant

Causes of coke conveyor fires are usually a bad conveyor belt wheel bearing, causing localized overheating or sparks, which ignites the coke and/or its VCM material.  Oily coke can also lead to conveyor belt fires.  Autoignition of the coke is an unlikely cause.
 
 

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