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potash:

see potassium carbonatepotassium carbonate,
chemical compound, K2CO3, white, crystalline, deliquescent substance that forms a strongly alkaline water solution. It is available commercially as a white, granular powder commonly called potash, or pearl ash.
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potash

[′päd‚ash]
(inorganic chemistry)
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ICL's original purchase of common shares in Allana derived from an alliance agreement between ICL and Allana in 2014 that included an off-take agreement in which ICL received the right to purchase and market one m tons of potash mined from the Danakhil mine in the Afar region of northeast Ethiopia once production commences.
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The mine produces over one million tons of potash for fertilisers for agriculture and industry and more than half a million tons of salt each year.
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PARIS (ICIS News)--The European Commission proposed on Thursday that definitive antidumping duties are re-imposed on exports of potash (potassium chloride) from Russia and Belarus into the European Union (EU).
The Montreal engineering firm under the agreements will take the lead on the construction of a Potash Ridge fertilizer plant near Valleyfield, Que.
York Potash has secured the finance for its polyhalite mine project, which includes a Teesside processing plant and could create an estimated 5,000 jobs.
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German fertiliser producer K+S (ETR:SDF) said it had completed the previously announced CAD434m (USD445m/EUR314m) acquisition of Canadian potash properties developer Potash One (TSE:KCL).