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  1. Bursting of a silo.

    Article - En anglais

    This paper describes the bursting of a large silo on a farm, which caused considerable environmental damage and cost.

    The cause was misuse of the silo for vegetable slurry instead of for feed for livestock, and overfilling the silo.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Expérience, Silo agricole, Boue liquide, Explosion, Méthane, Accident, Prévention accident, Pression hydrostatique, Défaillance mécanique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Rupture, Bursting, Experiments, Silos (agricultural), Slurries, Explosions, Methane, Accidents, Accident prevention, Hydrostatic pressure, Failure (mechanical)

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0362226

    Code Inist : 001D14C01. Création : 12/09/1997.