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vol356cer

HIGHLY REFINED HECTORITE FLAKE

OxideAnalysisFormula
CaO3.29%0.081
Li2O1.50%0.069
MgO23.10%0.789
K2O0.20%0.003
Na2O2.64%0.059
TiO20.20%0.003
Al2O33.05%0.041
SiO252.10%1.193
Fe2O31.13%0.010
LOI12.80
Oxide Weight119.98
Formula Weight137.59
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A highly refined hectorite clay supplied as a free flowing flake to ease dispersion. Used as a suspending agent in glazes when high purity and thixotropy are important.

Specific Gravity: 2.5
pH (5% dispersion): 9.5-10.5
C.E.C. (meq/100g): 94
Dry Brightness (Green Filter): 75
Color: White
% Moisture Content: 10% Max.
Brookfield Viscosity (60 rpm @ 5% solids): 8010cps


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XML for Import into INSIGHT

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <material name="vol356cer" descrip="HIGHLY REFINED HECTORITE FLAKE" searchkey="" loi="12.80" casnumber="12173-47-6"> <oxides> <oxide symbol="CaO" name="Calcium Oxide, Calcia" status="" percent="3.290" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Li2O" name="Lithium Oxide, Lithia" status="" percent="1.500" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="MgO" name="Magnesium Oxide, Magnesia" status="" percent="23.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="K2O" name="Potassium Oxide" status="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Na2O" name="Sodium Oxide, Soda" status="" percent="2.640" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="TiO2" name="Titanium Dioxide, Titania" status="" percent="0.200" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Al2O3" name="Aluminum Oxide, Alumina" status="" percent="3.050" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="SiO2" name="Silicon Dioxide, Silica" status="" percent="52.100" tolerance=""/> <oxide symbol="Fe2O3" name="Iron Oxide, Ferric Oxide" status="" percent="1.130" tolerance=""/> </oxides> <volatiles> <volatile symbol="LOI" name="Loss on Ignition" percent="12.800" tolerance=""/> </volatiles> </material>


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