08:07 Nov 8, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / quimica
Portuguese term or phrase: algamatolito
elemento quimico

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4Kaolin (hydrated aluminum silicate)
Virginia De Klerk



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Kaolin (hydrated aluminum silicate)

Kaolin (hydrated aluminum silicate)
Common names: Heavy or light kaolin, China clay, bolus alba, porcelain clay, white bole, argilla

"Neste trabalho, o amianto foi substituído pelo algamatolito, um silicato de alumínio hidratado (Al203.4SiO2.H20) encontrado em minas brasileiras, contendo como principais componontes a pirofilita (Si4O10)Al2(OH)2) e a muscovita (KAl2[(OH)2/AlSi3O10) [11]."

Virginia De Klerk
South Africa
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