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cristales de hábito fibroso

English translation: crystals with a fibrous habit

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Spanish term or phrase:cristales de hábito fibroso
English translation:crystals with a fibrous habit
Entered by: Rachel Fell
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23:10 Mar 29, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: cristales de hábito fibroso
"El trabajo consistió en reconocer los cristales de hábito fibroso, y posteriormente realizar un análisis de EDX para caracterizar los elementos químicos presentes."

Se trata de remoción de asbesto
Lise Lotte Castberg
Local time: 16:45
crystals with a fibrous habit
Explanation:
What is asbestos?

Asbestos is a term used for a naturally occurring group of minerals which have a fibrous crystal habit. Three types of asbestos have been commercially used for a variety of products, these are crocidolite (blue asbestos), amosite (brown asbestos) and chrysotile (white asbestos).

http://www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/env_services/health_safety...

Definitions for Asbestos and Other Health-Related Silicates: A ... - Google Books Result
by Benjamin Levadie - 1984 - Health & Fitness
... that form in fibrous habit and are asbestos can have other forms and, ... shown) identical crystal structures have both fibrous and nonfibrous analogs. ...
books.google.co.uk/books?isbn=0803102097...

RIEBECKITE (Sodium Iron Magnesium Silicate Hydroxide)
Asbestos has many industrial uses despite some health risks and is made of different minerals all with a fibrous habit. Serpentine and tremolite form most ...
www.galleries.com/minerals/silicate/riebecki/riebecki.htm - 20k -

Crystal habit - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
While quartz typically forms euhedral (well-formed), prismatic (elongate, prism-like) crystals, in tiger's eye the original fibrous habit of crocidolite is ...
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crystal_habit - 25k

Environmental Toxicants: Human Exposures and Their Health Effects - Google Books Result
by Morton Lippmann - 2000 - Medical - 1008 pages
The mineralogy and chemistry of asbestos fibers are summarized in Table 3-1. It is the fibrous habit or "asbestiform" nature of these minerals, ...
books.google.co.uk/books?isbn=0471292982...

The University of Melbourne - Minerals
Asbestos. A group of silicates with fibrous habit is collectively known as ... You can view interactive models of many mineral crystal structures here. ...
www.earthsci.unimelb.edu.au/Thomas/lteng/enge02.html - 41k
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Local time: 20:45
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crystals with a fibrous habit


Explanation:
What is asbestos?

Asbestos is a term used for a naturally occurring group of minerals which have a fibrous crystal habit. Three types of asbestos have been commercially used for a variety of products, these are crocidolite (blue asbestos), amosite (brown asbestos) and chrysotile (white asbestos).

http://www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/env_services/health_safety...

Definitions for Asbestos and Other Health-Related Silicates: A ... - Google Books Result
by Benjamin Levadie - 1984 - Health & Fitness
... that form in fibrous habit and are asbestos can have other forms and, ... shown) identical crystal structures have both fibrous and nonfibrous analogs. ...
books.google.co.uk/books?isbn=0803102097...

RIEBECKITE (Sodium Iron Magnesium Silicate Hydroxide)
Asbestos has many industrial uses despite some health risks and is made of different minerals all with a fibrous habit. Serpentine and tremolite form most ...
www.galleries.com/minerals/silicate/riebecki/riebecki.htm - 20k -

Crystal habit - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
While quartz typically forms euhedral (well-formed), prismatic (elongate, prism-like) crystals, in tiger's eye the original fibrous habit of crocidolite is ...
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crystal_habit - 25k

Environmental Toxicants: Human Exposures and Their Health Effects - Google Books Result
by Morton Lippmann - 2000 - Medical - 1008 pages
The mineralogy and chemistry of asbestos fibers are summarized in Table 3-1. It is the fibrous habit or "asbestiform" nature of these minerals, ...
books.google.co.uk/books?isbn=0471292982...

The University of Melbourne - Minerals
Asbestos. A group of silicates with fibrous habit is collectively known as ... You can view interactive models of many mineral crystal structures here. ...
www.earthsci.unimelb.edu.au/Thomas/lteng/enge02.html - 41k


Rachel Fell
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:45
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16
Grading comment
Thank you very much for all the help!

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