dolomitic limestone

dolomitic limestone

[¦dō·lə¦mid·ik ′līm‚stōn]
(petrology)
A limestone whose carbonate fraction contains more than 50% dolomite. Also known as dolomite rock; dolostone.

dolomitic limestone

Limestone that contains more than 10% but less than 80% of the mineral dolomite.
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The chemical as well as petrographic study shows dolomitic limestone metamorphosed as marble which constitute the mineral composition as calcite 60%, dolomite 30%, Feldspar 8% and quartz 2%.
1] Ca applied to the soil as dolomitic limestone in the same months as T2; (T4) 4 ml [L.
3), probably the high leaching of Mg from dolomitic limestone is due to smaller atomic size.
Tenders are invited for Furnish and install 900 tons of superfine dolomitic limestone intended for the Commerce Refuse to Energy Facility for the period of July 1, 2016 through December 31, 2017.
The dolomitic limestone product at Clinton Point was less dense than the Haverstraw basalt, so the riprap pieces were larger to meet the 4- to 10-ton specification.
The white Qixia is comprised of light grey blocks of limestone containing dolomitic limestone and dolomite, and it is mainly distributed throughout the northern sections of the Micang Mountain and the Longmen Mountain (Sichuan Provincial Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources, 1991).
The lithological variations in the Nammal Formation divided it into four well defined unitsas follows; i) Alternate marl and limestone ii) Well-bedded limestone with chert nodules iii) Limestone interbedded with shale iv) Dolomitic limestone.
Upper Bhadrar represents mostly Alveolina facies with compact limestone with an increasing element of argillaceous, dolomitic limestone in the west; and was probably deposited in lagoons.
Marc Hebert, a teacher in Boreal's forestry and natural resources program who's heading up the project, believes biochar could be used to replace the dolomitic limestone that is typically used in Sudbury's regreening projects.
Sedimentary carbonate stones are named as dolomitic limestone, which is just an irregular mixture of calcium and magnesium carbonates.