A classification for sedimentary kaolinitic formations of economic importance

Bristow C. M.: A classification for sedimentary kaolinitic formations of economic importance. In: Acta mineralogica-petrographica, (24). pp. 19-25. (1980)

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Abstract

A wide range of sedimentary geological formations of which kaolin is a major constituent are used industrially for a wide range of uses, ranging from paper to ceramics. All these formations are of fresh water origin and can be looked at as a continuous series ranging from ball clays with high strength and plasticity at one end of the series to sedimentary kaolins with good powder brightness and rheology at the other end. The changes in commercial characteristics from one end of the series to the other can be related to the mineralogy of the sediments.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Acta mineralogica-petrographica
Date: 1980
Volume: 24
ISSN: 0365-8066
Page Range: pp. 19-25
Language: English
Publisher: University of Szeged, Department of Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Petrology
Place of Publication: Szeged
Event Title: International Kaolin Symposium (10.) (1979) (Budapest)
Related URLs: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/39400/
Uncontrolled Keywords: Kőzettan, Ásványtan, Földtan
Additional Information: Bibliogr.: 25. p. ; összefoglalás angol nyelven
Subjects: 01. Natural sciences
01. Natural sciences > 01.05. Earth and related environmental sciences
Date Deposited: 2016. Oct. 17. 09:25
Last Modified: 2022. Jul. 25. 12:51
URI: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/id/eprint/24668

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