Latest Zircon Stories
LONDON, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zircon consumption is at its lowest point for a decade, having dropped by over 30% to 1Mt since its 2011 peak, but there are
The first 500 million years after the Earth formed is a period known as the Hadean. Until recently, it was believed that this time in Earth's history was hellacious. A new study reveals that this assumption may be false and that the early Earth may have been surprisingly similar to present day.
TZ Minerals International (TZMI) is pleased to announce the release of its latest data publication on the zircon sector: Zircon Trade Matrix (PRWEB) August 13,
DUBLIN, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/95fdr6/global_and)
DALLAS, May 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeepResearchReports.com offers "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Zirconium and Hafnium Industry" and "2014 Deep Research
DUBLIN, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vrc2tw/global_and)
ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Research Report on "Global and China Zirconium Industry Report, 2013-2016" to its store that says Zirconium is widely applied in such fields as ceramics, chemicals,
University of Calgary-led research is first of its kind, uncovering the origin of oilsands sediment
Researchers, publishing a paper in the journal Nature Geoscience, say a rock in Australia is helping to paint a picture of how our planet became habitable 4.4 billion years ago.
Zircon is a mineral belonging to the group of nesosilicates. Its chemical formula is ZrSiO4. Hafnium is almost always present ranging from 1 to 4%. The crystal structure of zircon is tetragonal crystal class. The natural color of zircon varies between colorless, yellow-golden, red, brown or green. Specimens that show gem quality are a popular substitute for diamond (but note that cubic zirconia is a completely different synthetic mineral with a different chemical composition). Zircon is a...
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.