• Carnotite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carnotite Carnotite is a potassium uranium vanadate radioactive mineral with chemical formula K 2 (U O 2) 2 (VO 4) 2 ·3H 2 O.The water content can vary and small amounts of calcium, barium, magnesium, iron, and sodium are often present.
  • Carnotite | mineral | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/science/carnotite Carnotite, radioactive, bright-yellow, soft and earthy vanadium mineral that is an important source of uranium. A hydrated potassium uranyl vanadate, K2(UO2)2(VO4)2·3H2O, pure carnotite contains about 53 percent uranium, 12 percent vanadium, and trace amounts of radium. It is of secondary origin,
  • Carnotite | Definition of Carnotite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carnotite Carnotite definition is - a yellow to greenish-yellow mineral consisting of a radioactive hydrous vanadate of uranium and potassium that is a source of radium and uranium.
  • Carnotite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-907.html Carnotite Group. A secondary mineral resulting from the alteration of Uraninite, Montroseite, or Davidite. Occurs in sandstones, especially in ...
  • Carnotite - definition of carnotite by The Free Dictionary

    www.thefreedictionary.com/carnotite car·no·tite (kär′nə-tīt′) n. A yellow ore of uranium and radium with composition K(UO2)2(VO4)2·3H2O. [French, after Marie Adolphe Carnot (died 1920), French mining engineer.] carnotite (ˈkɑːnəˌtaɪt) n (Minerals) a radioactive yellow mineral consisting of hydrated uranium potassium vanadate: occurs in sedimentary rocks and is a source of ...
  • Carnotite | Definition of Carnotite at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/carnotite Carnotite definition, a yellow, earthy, hydrous potassium uranium vanadate: an ore of uranium. See more.
  • Carnotite Mineral Data

    webmineral.com/data/Carnotite.shtml Appleman D E , Evans H T , American Mineralogist , 50 (1965) p.825-842, The crystal structures of synthetic anhydrous carnotite, K2(UO2)2V2O8, and, its cesium analogue, Cs2(UO2)2V2O8
  • CARNOTITE (Hydrated Potassium Uranyl Vanadate)

    www.galleries.com/Carnotite Carnotite is a relatively uncommon mineral, yet common enough to be an important ore of uranium and vanadium. Uranium and vanadium are two extremely strategic metals.
  • Carnotite | Article about Carnotite by The Free Dictionary

    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Carnotite carnotite[′kär·nə‚tīt] (mineralogy) K(UO2)2(VO4)2· n H2O A canary-yellow, fine-grained hydrous vanadate of potassium and uranium having monoclinic microcrystals; an ore of radium and uranium. Carnotite (named after the French chemist M.-A. Carnot, 1838–1920), a mineral, a complex vanadate of potassium and uranium from the group of uran-micas ...

    www.chicago.gov/.../08_Carnotite%20Decommissioning%20Plan%20Rev%202%20121318.pdf Former Carnotite Reduction Company Site December 2018 Decommissioning Plan Revision 2 1 1.0 INTRODUCTION Tetra Tech, Inc. (Tetra Tech) has prepared this decommissioning plan on behalf of the City of Chicago,