• Chrysotile - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orthochrysotile Chrysotile or white asbestos is the most commonly encountered form of asbestos, accounting for approximately 95% of the asbestos in the United States and a similar proportion in other countries. It is a soft, fibrous silicate mineral in the serpentine subgroup of phyllosilicates; as such, it is distinct from other asbestiform minerals in the amphibole group.
  • Orthochrysotile Mineral Data

    webmineral.com/data/Orthochrysotile.shtml General Orthochrysotile Information : Chemical Formula: Mg3Si2O5(OH)4 : Composition: Molecular Weight = 277.11 gm Magnesium 26.31 % Mg 43.63 % MgO: Silicon 20.27 % Si 43.36 % SiO 2: Hydrogen 1.45 % H 13.00 % H 2 O: Oxygen 51.96 % O: 100.00 % 100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
  • Orthochrysotile - definition of Orthochrysotile by The ...

    www.thefreedictionary.com/Orthochrysotile Orthochrysotile synonyms, Orthochrysotile pronunciation, Orthochrysotile translation, English dictionary definition of Orthochrysotile. n. A whitish, fibrous serpentine mineral, Mg3Si2O5 4, that is the most common variety of commercial asbestos. Also called white asbestos . n a green, grey,...
  • Orthochrysotile: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-3025.html Quick NavTop Classification of Orthochrysotile Physical Properties of Orthochrysotile Optical Data of Orthochrysotile Crystallography of Orthochrysotile X-Ray Powder Diffraction Other Languages Nickel-Strunz 8th Hey's CIM Other Information References for Orthochrysotile Internet Links for Orthochrysotile Localities for Orthochrysotile Locality List
  • Orthochrysotile dictionary definition | orthochrysotile ...

    www.yourdictionary.com/orthochrysotile orthochrysotile definition: Noun (countable and uncountable, plural orthochrysotiles) 1. (mineralogy) An orthorhombic polytype of chrysotile....
  • Orthochrysotile - The Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom

    www.minerals.net/mineral-variety/Mineral/Orthochrysotile.aspx Orthochrysotile. Orthorhombic form of Chrysotile. A member of the Serpentine group. Back ...
  • What does orthochrysotile mean? - definitions

    www.definitions.net/definition/orthochrysotile Definition of orthochrysotile in the Definitions.net dictionary. Meaning of orthochrysotile. What does orthochrysotile mean? Information and translations of orthochrysotile in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web.
  • Orthochrysotile - Handbook of Mineralogy

    www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/Orthochrysotile.pdf Orthochrysotile Mg3Si2O5(OH)4 °c 2001 Mineral Data Publishing, version 1.2 Crystal Data: Orthorhombic, pseudohexagonal. Point Group: n.d. Fibrous along [100 ...
  • Chrysotile: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-975.html Orthochrysotile is rare and parachrysotile is very rare. Lizardite and antigorite are closely related serpentine-group species. Chrysotile and lizardite are the low-temperature serpentine minerals, whereas antigorite is the high-temperature (>250°C) serpentine mineral.
  • Chrysotile - National Gem Lab

    nationalgemlab.in/chrysotile Chrysotile is a known member of the Serpentine Group of minerals that also includes Antigorite and Lizardite. Chrysotile is scientifically divided into three individual minerals that crystallize in numerous formations: Clinochrysotile crystallizes in the monoclinic crystal system, Orthochrysotile and Parachrysotile crystallize in the crystal system that is orthorhombic.