Products of Fire, Incineration or Combustion
The solid remains of fires, such as:
- Ash (analytical chemistry), the compounds that remain after a scientific sample is burned; commonly reported as a percentage on pet food labels
- Bottom ash, products of coal combustion
- Cigar ash, the ash produced when a cigar is smoked
- Fly ash, product of coal combustion
- Incinerator bottom ash, a form of ash produced in incinerators
- Vibhuti, the ash of cow dung and several other substances, used in Hindu rituals
- Wood ash, products of wood combustion
- Ashes or remains, dried bone fragments left from cremation
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