ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Why Not Coal-Based Fertiliser Plants?

Why has the technological option of coal-based fertiliser plants been given up? Although such plants at Ramagundam and Talcher have been inefficient, the technology has not been indicted nor found unsuitable. Given that petroleum-based feedstock for the manufacture of fertilisers is expensive and unreliable, isn't it time that the coal-based option was given a second look?

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