Name the products obtained and their uses when coal is processed in industry.

AcademicChemistryNCERTClass 8

Coke, coal tar and coal gas are the products obtained during the process of coal in the industries.
Uses of these products are given below:
  • Coal gas is used as fuel.
  • Coke is used as a reducing agent in the extraction of metals.
  • Coal tar is used as starting material for manufacturing various substances such as synthetic dyes, drugs, explosives, perfumes, paints etc.
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