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Spontaneous decomposition (bulk deposit)

Ignition of dusts caused by the rate of heat generation from oxidation and/or decomposition reactions of the dust being greater than the rate of heat loss to the surroundings.

References: EN 1127-1: 1998, EN 13237:2003 (E).

See also Thermogravimetry analysis, Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC)


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