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vol353cer Hectorite

FINE GROUND SODIUM HECTORITE

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO6.74%0.175
Li2O1.50%0.073
MgO19.00%0.686
K2O0.73%0.011
Na2O2.35%0.055
TiO20.27%0.005
Al2O33.81%0.054
SiO243.40%1.050
Fe2O31.55%0.014
LOI20.60
Oxide Weight115.40
Formula Weight145.34
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Finely ground, white, sodium hectorite clay exhibiting high cation exchange capacity. Used as a binder and plasticizer in wall and floor tile. Exhibits excellent increases in green strength.

Specific Gravity: 2.5
pH (5% dispersion): 9.5-10.5
C.E.C. (meq/100g): 100
Dry Brightness (Green Filter): 70
Color: White
% Moisture Content: 10% Max.
Brookfield Viscosity (60 rpm @ 5% solids): 2380cps


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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="vol353cer Hectorite" descrip="FINE GROUND SODIUM HECTORITE" searchkey="" loi="0.00" casnumber="12173-47-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="6.740" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Li2O" name="Lithium Oxide, Lithia" status="" percent="1.500" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="19.000" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.730" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="2.350" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="0.270" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="3.810" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="43.400" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.550" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="20.600" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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