porcelainite

porcelainite

[′pȯr·slə‚nīt]
(mineralogy)
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The synthesis scheme follows the conventional synthesis of precipitated silica from water-glass solution, although new technologies have been developed that take advantage of using porcelainite as the starting mineral.
The synthesis process (figure 1) starts with the pulverizing of porcelainite mined from the Negev desert in southern Israel.