magnesium carbonate


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magnesium carbonate

n.
A very light, odorless, white powdery compound, MgCO3, used in a wide variety of manufactured products including inks, glass, dentifrices, and cosmetics.

magne′sium car′bonate


n.
a white powder, MgCO3, insoluble in water and alcohol, soluble in acids, used in dentifrices and cosmetics, as an antacid, and as a refractory material.
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Noun1.magnesium carbonate - a very white crystalline salt that occurs naturally as magnesite or as dolomite
carbonate - a salt or ester of carbonic acid (containing the anion CO3)
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Second, magnesium carbonate adds protection by neutralizing acid.
Available as magnesium carbonate and magnesium hydroxide, both agents are effective in binding phosphorus.
There are several chemicals such as Silicate of Magnesia, Calcium Magnesium Carbonate and Alganic acid which are used to prepare the paper coating materials.
The especially low calcium: magnesium ratio in the AP is puzzling because limestone with appreciably more magnesium carbonate than calcium carbonate apparently does not exist in the AP (Smith and McCalley, 1904; Prouty, 1916) or elsewhere.
The distinctive aesthetic of his colossal teapots and organic boulder forms--a blend of Zen suiboku-ga and 1970s formalist painting applied with a squeeze bottle in broken trails and fields of white glaze mixed with magnesium carbonate became widely known through workshops and exhibitions in a dozen countries and more than 350 venues in the US.
In shear zones, after penetration of carbon oxide rich hydrothermal solutions, the Serpentinized Magnesium silicates create Magnesium carbonate.
Ingredients listed on the packet of one of the popular brands include: herbal henna powder, barum peroxide, paraphenylenediamine, citric acid, magnesium carbonate and sodium sulphate.
The magnesium carbonate material that has been given the name Upsalite is foreseen to reduce the amount of energy needed to control environmental moisture in the electronics and drug formulation industry as well as in hockey rinks and ware houses.
Abstract Magnesium-rich primers (MgRPs) are known to exhibit excellent corrosion, resistance during natural weathering due to the formation of a controlled and complex cathodic protective layer which includes hut is not limited to changing combinations of magnesium metal, magnesium hydroxide, and magnesium carbonate each during film formation, cure, and environmental exposure.
An alternative solution is to convert the CO2 into calcium or magnesium carbonate.
All three Magmex grades use naturally derived magnesium carbonate as the starting material, which is converted to magnesium oxide and shipped to the Omex plant for further treatment and processing.