lepidocrocite


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Related to lepidocrocite: magnetite, goethite, Akaganeite
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Noun1.lepidocrocite - a red to reddish brown mineral consisting of iron oxide hydroxide; often found in iron ores together with goethite
iron ore - an ore from which iron can be extracted
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TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers produced lepidocrocite catalytic nanoparticles which show successful performance in purification and degradation of dye pollutants found in industrial wastewater.
3]) is detected only in the low terrace, and lepidocrocite is present in all the profiles (Fig.
The main minerals of this group are: Brucite, Geothite, Diaspore, Bauxite, Lepidocrocite, Manganite, Groutite, Stainierite and Chalcopanite that this project discusses the diaspore minerals and processing of them from the diaspore minerals.
A Spondylus gaederopus shell from the same site contained residues of a reddish pigmentatious mass made of lepidocrocite mixed with ground bits of hematite and pyrite (which, when fresh, have a brilliant black, reflective appearance), suggesting the kind of inclusion 'for effect' that one would expect in a cosmetic preparation.
Gachter, "Kinetics and Mechanism of the Reaction of HZS with Lepidocrocite," Environ.