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2014-02-26 20:20:25

DUBLIN, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zck85n/barite_monthly) has announced the addition of the "Concise Monthly Barite Market Monitoring" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zck85n/barite_monthly ] subscription to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) 'Concise Monthly Barite Market Monitoring' is aimed to provide thorough overview of the product...

2013-09-20 23:02:26

New research report “Barite Market Research Report 2013” worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, APAC is the world’s dominant supplier of barite, accounting for almost 70% of the overall barite production. London, UK (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Barite is a mineral with a high specific gravity, which is extensively used as a drilling fluid weighting agent in oil and gas excavation. Around 85% of...


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2005-05-26 12:10:31

Barite (BaSO4) is a mineral consisting of barium sulfate. It is generally white or colorless, and is the main source of barium. Baryte is the British spelling. The radiating form is also sometimes refered to as Bologna Stone. Barite commonly occurs in lead-zinc veins in limestones, in hot spring deposits, and with hematite ore. It is often associated with the minerals anglesite and celestite. The name barite is derived from the Greek word barus (heavy). In commerce, the mineral is...

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