- the main component of natural gas
- at room temperature and standard pressure, methane is a colorless, odorless gas.
- methane is not toxic; however, it is extremely flammable and may form explosive mixtures with air.
- as a gas it is flammable only over a narrow range of concentrations (5–15%) in air.
- methane gas explosions are responsible for many deadly mining disasters.
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