mica powder


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mica powder

Very small flakes of mica (or ground mica) used in the manufacture of asphalt shingles and roofing and as a filler in paints.
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The authors gratefully acknowledge financial support from the Natural Science Foundation of China (20671028), and thank Ouke Company for providing mica powder.
Prior to the polymerization process (described in Procedure 1), the mica powder was dispersed in 600 mL deionized water.
Komarneni and Roy suggest that the mica powder can be used for decontamination by dispersing it in water or soil and then filtering out the cesium-laden product or by letting cesium-contaminated humans or animals ingest the material, which would later be excreted.