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Mineral: Dolomitic Limestone, Dolostone


Dolomite as a mineral exists as layers of predominantly calcium, carbonate and magnesium rock. Manufacturers blend these layers in a controlled fashion to produce a consistent product approximating the CaMg(CO3)2 ideal mix of calcium and magnesium carbonates.

Out Bound Links

  • (Suppliers) [histaddcheckbox] Specialty Minerals
  • (URLs) Dolomite mineral data


In Bound Links

  • (Minerals - Related) Calcite

    The pure calcium carbonate crystal mineral.

  • (Materials - Mineral equivalent) Dolomite - CaCO3.MgCO3 or CaMg(CO3)2 - Double carbonate of magnesia/calcia

    Calcium Magnesium Carbonate, Raw Limestone

  • (Minerals - Related) Talc

    Standard hydrated talc is one of a family of insoluble mineral magnesium silicates. It is a soft, greasy, granular or fibrous mineral. The mineral itself can range in color from white and silver-white...

  • (Oxides - Mineral source) CaO - Calcium Oxide, Calcia

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