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Calcium carbide reacts with water to generate acetylene gas.Until the mid 20th century, this reaction was commonly used to be a source acetylene for portable lighting, for example on bicycles and well as a chemical industry feedstock.
Industrial Organic Chemistry, 3rd. Ed. K. Weissermel, H.-J. Arpe, VCH (1997)
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|Calcium carbide||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Water||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Acetylene||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Calcium hydroxide||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
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