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SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION OF HAY

Nature volume 159, pages 624626 (10 May 1947) | Download Citation

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THE self-heating of hay has long been a subject on which many conflicting theories have been put forward. Our recentwork1,2 has provided data which may perhaps help to give a clearer understanding of the processes preceding spontaneous combustion.

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    • J. B. FIRTH
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