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Coal classification

Coal Types and Peat UNECE Peat Ortho-Lignite Meta-Lignite Sub-bituminous Coal Sub-bituminous Coal USA (ASTM) Peat Germany (DIN) Torf 75 Lignite Weichbraunkohle 35 Mattbraunkohle 25 Glanzbraunkohle 10 Flammkohle High Volatile Bituminous Coal Bituminous Coal Medium Volatile Bituminous Coal Low Volatile Bituminous Coal Semi-Anthracite Anthracite Anthracite 40 Gasflammkohle Hartkohle Gaskohle Fettkohle Eßkohle Magerkohle Anthrazit 3 36,000 Steinkohle 35 36,000 Hard Coking Coal 28 19 14 10 1.0 1.2 1.6 1.9 2.2 0.75 25,000 45 0.65 19,000 0.45 16,500 0.3 6,700 Total Water Content (%) Energy Content a.f.* (kJ/kg) Volatiles d.a.f.** (%) Vitrinite Reflection in oil (%)

* a.f. = ash-free ** d.a.f. = dry, ash-free UNECE: Ortho-Lignite up to 15,000 kJ/kg Meta-Lignite up to 20,000 kJ/kg Sub-bituminous Coal up to 24,000 kJ/kg Bituminous Coal up to 2 % average Vitrinite Reflection USA: Lignite up to 19,300 kJ/kg Source: BGR