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|Italian to English translations [PRO]|
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / asbestos waste
|Italian term or phrase: matrici friabili|
|It is in a list of different asbestos materials:|
AMIANTO, CEMENTO AMIANTO E MATRICI FRIABILI.
Would "friable asbestos" be enough?
|English translation:brittle matrices|
I have seen "brittle" more often than "friable".
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Local time: 13:09
|Thanks for both of you! but as I googled it later, I found also more "brittle matrices", specially when it was about asbestos.|
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pecimens embedded in soft, friable matrices such as sand, clay, shell-beds, and some dust and ash tuffs can be worked out with dental picks, pin-vices, ...
www.flmnh.ufl.edu/ponyexpress/pony1_3/Pe13.htm - 28k - Cached - Similar pages
Salt-coated magnesium granules - Patent 4186000
An object of the present invention is to recover rotund, salt-coated Mg particles, or Mg alloy particles, from entrapment in a contiguous, friable matrix of ...
| Jean Martin|
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|Asker: Thanks, specially for the links!|
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