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Gers Borate 9/97

Plastic Calcium Borate, Borocalcite

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO19.12%0.644
MgO4.20%0.197
K2O1.38%0.028
Na2O4.30%0.131
Al2O31.63%0.030
B2O327.76%0.754
SiO211.77%0.370
Fe2O30.48%0.006
LOI29.35
Oxide Weight133.52
Formula Weight188.99
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.

Since this material varied so much over the years, Ron Roy has been using various dated versions of the analysis, this is one of them.


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Gers Borate 9/97" descrip="Plastic Calcium Borate, Borocalcite" searchkey="" loi="0.00" casnumber="167077-83-0"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="19.120" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="4.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="1.380" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="4.300" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="1.630" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="B2O3" name="Boric Oxide" status="" percent="27.760" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="11.770" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="0.480" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="29.350" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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