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1561. ---------------. [INSTITUTE OF GAS TECHNOLOGY.] Fischer-Tropsch Process. Rept. for Tech. Sec. Postwar Planning Cooperating Com., August 1945, pp. 19-33.
General review of published information with a summary of plant and operating costs taken from the Hearings before the Senate Committee on Senate Bill S-1243. Recommendations to the American gas industry as to the disposition of the process are: That no research be done on the production of liquid fuels by the Fischer-Tropsch process; that research be conducted on directing the Fischer-Tropsch synthesis to the production of gaseous hydrocarbons; and that the developments of the Fischer-Tropsch synthesis by the petroleum industry be followed closely.