Coal dust

Fine powder derived by the crushing of coal.
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2012
2012
This paper reports US Bureau o f Mines (USBM) research on the exp losib ility o f coal dusts. The purpose o f this work is to im… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Tobacco smoke contains many toxic, carcinogenic and mutagenic chemicals, as well as stable and unstable free radicals and… (More)
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2009
2009
RATIONALE Previous studies have shown associations between dust exposure or lung burden and emphysema in coal miners, although… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the component of coal responsible for coal workers' pneumoconiosis (CWP). METHODS A literature search of… (More)
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2008
2008
Fouling refers to the condition of railroad ballast when voids in this unbound aggregate layer are filled with finer materials… (More)
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2004
2004
Coal dust exposure can induce an acute alveolar and interstitial inflammation that can lead to chronic pulmonary diseases. The… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
The alveolar macrophage (AM) is a critically important cell playing a prominent role in lung inflammation via the production of… (More)
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1994
1994
A cross sectional study was carried out to determine whether schoolchildren in a specific locality exposed to pollution from… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
A case-control study of lung cancer involving interviews with 965 female patients and 959 controls in Shenyang and Harbin, two… (More)
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1981
1981
Rats were exposed to coal dust and diesel exhaust emissions, separately and in combination, for 20 months to evaluate the… (More)
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