carbonate mineral

carbonate mineral

[′kär·bə·nət ′min·rəl]
(mineralogy)
A mineral containing considerable amounts of carbonates.
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The specialized collectors are also effective in selectively floating carbonates in the reverse flotation of phosphates, and since malachite is a carbonate mineral, in theory, these collectors will effectively recover copper oxides.
Therefore, by injecting some kinds of acids into the formation, to get the carbonate mineral in the center of natural fractures resolved, the conductivity of reservoir fractures could be upgraded.
Carbonate mineral inclusions such as calcite and dolomite were documented in trapiche ruby arms by Schmetzer et al.
The reduction of the carbonate mineral decomposition increases the conditional heating value of oil shale and reduces the C[O.
A Raman map of the polished surface shows calcite to be the only carbonate mineral present, however, there are two interesting features of the map that provide further information.
Shells composed of a carbonate mineral called aragonite (such as the pteropod pictured above) are particularly sensitive to the decreasing pH levels in the water.
Despite being labeled a cloak, it's actually a box - two pieces of calcite, a natural carbonate mineral that can bend light and suppress shadows around objects, pieced together.
3]) is usually the dominant carbonate mineral in soil, other carbonates that are more stable to acid treatment such as dolomite (MgCa[(C[O.
This is the most commonly occurring carbonate mineral found in the carbonate formation, its abundance is related to its thermodynamic stability.
The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter detected carbonate mineral in rock outcrops in Nili Fossae, a region of valleys that have cut into the planet's ancient crust, suggesting the area was not as harsh as other places on Mars.
2000) Adamsite-(Y), a new sodium-yttrium carbonate mineral species from Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec.
1 billion years old--and because it's riddled with tiny, round nodules of carbonate mineral with a striking layered composition.