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I.T. Talc

Hydrous Magnesium Calcium Silicate

Alternate Names: IT Talc

Oxide Weight106.15
Formula Weight112.45
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Vanderbilt Industrial Talcs are hydrous magnesium silicates. The are offered in various particle sizes. While talcs are usually thought of a soft materials, these contain appreciate amounts of other silicate minerals and can be somewhat abrasive.

Density (Mg/M3): 2.85
pH at 10% Solids: 9.4

-325mesh -10micron -5 micron -2.5micron
I.T. X 98 49 33 15
I.T. 3X 98 53 34 16
I.T. 5X 99.25 59 38 17
I.T. FT 99.4 62 40 17
I.T. 325 99.9 72 47 19

It is offered in various particle sizes. White talcs are usually thought of as soft materials, but this contains an appreciable amount of other silicate minerals which can be somewhat abrasive.

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