Charcoal, Production, Marketing, and Use

By: U.S. Dept of Agriculture Forest Service

Price: $140.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. But recently re-bound into very clean, sharp-cornered red buckrum covers. Very new and solid. Interior is 137 pages and completely free of marking of any kind other than two pages with notes in pencil. Contents include: History and status of industry, Nature of wood charcoal, Development of the industry, Early kiln methods and production, Later carbonization methods and production, Hardwood byproduct recovery, Current production and use, Charcoal briquetting, Structural requirement of a concrete masonry kiln, (with four subsections) Operation of rectangular kilns, (with four subsections) Safety precautions in kiln operations (with six subsections) Charcoal yield and production factors (with three subsections) Effects of operating conditions on yield (with twelve subsections) etc. Charts, graphs, b&w photos, machinery drawings and photos, plant photos and operation, formulae, architectural drawings, map, extensive bibliography.

Title: Charcoal, Production, Marketing, and Use

Author: U.S. Dept of Agriculture Forest Service

Categories: Technical/Technology,

Edition: Ex Library

Publisher: U.S. Department of Agriculture: 1961

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 119107