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Temperature: 1550C

Description:Zircon melts, slowly dissolves


It has no definite melting point of zirconium silicate, but decomposition into zirconia and silica begins at 1550°C.

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  • (Materials) Zircon - ZrO2.SiO2

    Zirconium Silicate

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