Carbon Monoxide

Is Carbon Monoxide flammable? Is that what causes the flame in enogas (when used in electric furace)?

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Leonard Brick
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Yes. It is used in blast furnance technology.

Michael Dahms

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Michael Dahms

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bobbi mcclellan

Sorry should have read,

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bobbi mcclellan

The chemical reaction between carbon and water is the famous 'water gas' reaction in nearly every sophmore chemistry textbook; its product was CO. The reaction was known and named sometime in the 19th century and was practical enough to light the lamps of London of those times.

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John Ferman

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