What is PRODUCER GAS?

is made by passing air over redhot coke or coal, thus generating a mixture of carbon dioxide 2 and carbon monoxide with the nitrogen contained in the air used. It contains about 30 per cent, of carbon monoxide and is largely used for many purposes on account of its cheapness.

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