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OUTBURST GAS [1 record]

Record 1 1999-10-19


Subject field(s)
  • Mining Dangers and Mine Safety
  • Lignite, Graphite and Coal Mining

The sudden issue of gases, chiefly methane (sometimes accompanied by coal dust), from the working face of a coal mine.

Key term(s)
  • outburst of gas
  • gas outburst


  • Exploitation minière (dangers et sécurité)
  • Exploit. de charbons fossiles autres que la tourbe

Dégagement instantané de gaz.


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