•The secret to cool bodies and glazes is a lot of testing.
•The secret to know what to test is material and chemistry knowledge.
•The secret to learning from testing is documentation.
•The place to test, do the chemistry and document is an account at https://insight-live.com
•The place to get the knowledge is https://digitalfire.com

Sign-up at https://insight-live.com today.


White burning Dolomite, CaMg(CO3)2

Alternate Names: Dolowhite Select 200

Oxide Weight49.27
Formula Weight92.09
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Full name is Dolowhite Select 200, it is considered a high purity dolomite and is popular in North America. It is 54.9% calcium carbonate and 42.4 magnesium carbonate.

It is available in many sizes from 20-400 mesh. The 200 grade typically has 0.1% retained on 100 mesh, 1% on 140 mesh and 7% on 200 mesh.

The manufacturer is Lhoist (pronounced Lwost), they are a limestone producer based in Belgium. This product is produced in Salinas, CA.

Out Bound Links

In Bound Links

By Tony Hansen

XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Dolowhite" descrip="White burning Dolomite, CaMg(CO3)2" searchkey="Dolowhite Select 200" loi="0.00" casnumber="69598-19-2"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="31.350" tolerance=".55"/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="20.800" tolerance=".5"/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="0.070" tolerance=".04"/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="0.550" tolerance=".45"/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="0.150" tolerance=".06"/> <oxide symbol="MnO" name="Manganous Oxide" status="" percent="0.040" tolerance=".01"/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="46.500" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>

Feedback, Suggestions

Your email address


Your Name


Copyright 2003, 2008, 2015 https://digitalfire.com, All Rights Reserved