• Tremolite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tremolite Tremolite is an indicator of metamorphic grade since at high temperatures it converts to diopside.. Tremolite occurs as a result of contact metamorphism of calcium and magnesium rich siliceous sedimentary rocks and in greenschist facies metamorphic rocks derived from ultramafic or magnesium carbonate bearing rocks.Associated minerals include calcite, dolomite, grossular, wollastonite, talc ...
  • Tremolite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-4011.html Tremolite is an important rock-forming mineral and occurs most commonly as a white to light green, granular to fibrous component of metamorphosed carbonate rocks, especially skarns and dolomite marbles, where the crystals and aggregates can become quite large.
  • Tremolite: The amphibole mineral Tremolite information and ...

    www.minerals.net/mineral/tremolite.aspx Tremolite and Actinolite are two very similar minerals that form a series with each other and essentially share the same chemical formula.Tremolite has a greater presence of magnesium over iron, whereas Actinolite has a greater presence of iron over magnesium. Tremolite and Actinolite share several recognized varieties.
  • Tremolite Asbestos | Danger of Tremolite and Where It's Found

    www.asbestosnews.com/asbestos/tremolite Tremolite Not the Most Common Form of Asbestos. Tremolite is not the common form of asbestos found in most of the asbestos products that were so popular during the twentieth century. There are six forms of mineral deposits that are referred to as asbestos: chrysotile, amosite, crocidolite, tremolite, anthophyllite and actinolite.
  • Types of Asbestos - Chyrsotile, Actinolite, Tremolite & More

    www.asbestos.com/asbestos/types Amphibole asbestos has needle-shaped fibers. Studies suggest it takes much less exposure to amphibole asbestos to cause cancer, compared to serpentine asbestos. Amosite and crocidolite are the most commercially valuable types of amphibole asbestos, while anthophyllite, tremolite and actinolite are considered noncommercial forms.
  • Tremolite | Definition of Tremolite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tremolite Tremolite definition is - a white or gray mineral of the amphibole group that is a silicate of calcium and magnesium.
  • Tremolite Mineral Data

    www.webmineral.com/data/Tremolite.shtml Tremolite Magnesiocoulsonite. Comments: Black grains of magnesiocoulsonite with green chromian tremolite.Metallic bronze grain of thiospinelid of kalininite-florensovite series is visible in the upper right corner of the image. Location: Pereval Marble Quarry, Slyudyanka (Sludyanka), Lake Baikal area, Irkutskaya Oblast', Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e), Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia.
  • Tremolite Value, Price, and Jewelry Information ...

    www.gemsociety.org/article/tremolite-jewelry-and-gemston-information Sierra Leone: Cr-rich tremolite, deep green with Cr spectrum displayed. Comments. It is possible to misidentify tremolite, mistaking it for other amphiboles. Hexagonite is the rarest of the gem varieties of tremolite. If tremolite occurs in very tiny fibrous crystals, densely matted and interlocked, it is then known as nephrite (jade). Material ...
  • TREMOLITE (Calcium Magnesium Silicate Hydroxide)

    www.galleries.com/Tremolite Tremolite is a relatively common mineral in some metamorphic rocks. It occurs from the conversion of dolomite, silica and water into tremolite, calcite and carbon dioxide by way of the following formula: . 5CaMg(CO3)2 + 8SiO2 + H2O -----> Ca2Mg5Si8O22(OH)2 + 3CaCO3 + 7CO2. It belongs to a series with the minerals actinolite and ferro-actinolite.A series occurs when two or more ions can freely ...
  • Tremolite Asbestos | Mesowatch

    mesowatch.com/asbestos/types/tremolite Tremolite Asbestos Uses. The short, sparsely occurring nature of tremolite fibers makes them unsuitable for processing or adding in materials compared to the five other types of asbestos. However, tremolite occurs naturally in materials that were or are still highly used throughout the world.