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Light Magnesium Carbonate C2FD

Formula: MgCO3
Alternate Names: MgCO3

Oxide Weight40.30
Formula Weight92.96
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A white powder, odourless, practically insoluble in water. It dissolves in dilute acids with a strong effervescence. It is made by decarbonizing Magnesite.

Chlorides (Cl): 0.07%
Sulphate (SO4): 0.3%
Arsenic (As): 2ppm
Calcium (Ca): 0.75%
Iron (Fe): 400ppm
Heavy Metals: 20ppm

Apparent volume: 120-170 ml/15g

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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="Light Magnesium Carbonate C2FD" descrip="" searchkey="MgCO3" loi="0.00" casnumber="7757-69-9"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="42.500" tolerance="2.5"/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="CO2" name="Carbon Dioxide" percent="56.500" tolerance=""/> <volatile symbol="SO3" name="Sulfur Trioxide" percent="0.150" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>

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