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Topical research study “Gypsum: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” elaborated by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd is now available at mcgroup.co.uk London,
Kleber & Associates to Promote Gypsum Product Lines ATLANTA, Ga.
The fourth annual Midwest Soil Improvement Symposium is scheduled for August 13, 2014 in Manhattan, KS.
DTE Energy has entered into an agreement with the GYPSOIL division of Beneficial Reuse Management to market GYPSOIL brand gypsum from the Monroe Power Plant in Monroe, Mich.
GYPSOIL brand gypsum offers low-cost, high-quality agricultural gypsum for amending soils and adding vital nutrients, including calcium and sulfate sulfur, to improve farm fields.
CALGARY, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ - GrowMax Agri Corp.
Latin American Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: LAT) (the "Corporation" or "Latin American") reports encouraging initial brine sample results from its extensive, wholly-owned salt lake properties in northwest Argentina.
Colemanite (Ca2B6O11Â·5H2O) is a borate mineral found in evaporite deposits. Colemanite is a secondary mineral that forms when borax is deposited, and then regularly covered with boron containing water. The boron remains after the water evaporates, and the boron and borax eventually form other minerals as for example Colemanite. It was named after William T. Coleman (1824-1893), owner of the mine where it was first found.
Halite is the mineral of sodium chloride, NaCl, commonly known as rock salt. Halite forms isometric crystals. The mineral is colorless to white, light blue, dark blue, and pink. It commonly occurs with other evaporite deposit minerals such as several of the sulfates, halides and borates. Halite occurs in vast beds of sedimentary evaporite minerals that result from the drying up of enclosed lakes, playas, and seas. Salt beds may be up to 350 m thick and underlie broad areas. In the United...
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.