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Calcium Carbonate

  • Argonite
  • CAS 471-34-1
  • Molar weight 100.086g/mol
  • Chemical formula CaCO3

The main use of calcium carbonate is in the construction industry, either as a building material or limestone aggregate for road building or as an ingredient of cement. In the oil industry, it is added to drilling fluids and it is also added as a raw material in the refining of sugar. Another popular usage is as an extender in paints, in particular matte emulsion paint.

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Calcium Carbonate
  • Argonite
  • CAS 471-34-1
  • Chemical formula CaCO3
  • Molar weight 100.086g/mol

Product details of Calcium Carbonate

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  • Fine white powder chalky taste

Chemical formula

CaCO3

CAS number

471-34-1

Molar weight

100.086g/mol

Specific Gravity

2.70- 2.71

Melting Point

825 °C


Applications

  • Adhesives and sealants
  • Agricultural products (non-pesticide)
  • Automotive care products
  • Oil and gas exploration
  • Paints and coatings
  • Paper products
  • Personal care products

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