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Laterite Red Clay

Alternate Names: IMCO Laterite

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO0.12%0.007
MgO0.07%0.005
K2O0.13%0.004
Na2O0.08%0.004
TiO22.06%0.081
Al2O332.50%1.000
SiO242.90%2.240
Fe2O323.80%0.467
LOI10.90
Oxide Weight319.06
Formula Weight358.09
If this formula is not unified correctly please contact us.
PCE - Pyrometric Cone Equivalent 19

Laterite is a clay with a igh iron and alumina content. It is often employed as an inexpensive source of alumina for red clay bodies.

The chemistry supplied from the manufacturer is inaccurate, it totals 112.
Physical data can be found on the link to the product information web page of the manufacturer.


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Laterite Red Clay" descrip="" searchkey="IMCO Laterite" loi="0.00" casnumber="70694-09-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="0.120" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="0.070" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.130" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="0.080" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="2.060" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="32.500" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="42.900" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="23.800" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="10.900" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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