Coal Derivatives by Destructive Distillation

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Chemists use the destructive distillation technique to produce three derivatives from a sample of bituminous coal. You will find background information, a materials list, procedures, and sample follow-up questions that you can use in your class. This is an appropriate activity for practicing distillation or for studying natural resources and the products that we obtain from them. 

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