akermanite

akermanite

[′ȯ·kər·mə‚nīt]
(mineralogy)
Ca2MgSi2O7 Anhydrous calcium-magnesium silicate found in igneous rocks; a melilite.
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The residue of slag after CA extraction contains little akermanite and much gehlenite.
The difference is also evident in the appearance of akermanite (Ca2MgSi2O7) and C4AF [[Ca.
In the Balti TPP secondary Ca-silicates are represented mainly by [beta]-C2S (belite), merwinite and wollastonite; while in the Eesti TPP also C3S, rankinite, as well as C4AF and akermanite are found.