Non - Metallic and Refractory Minerals Group

Peravadhanulu, A and Prasad Rao, P D and Mathur, G P and Altekar, V A (1979) Non - Metallic and Refractory Minerals Group. In: Monograph on Ores and Minerals of India - Beneficiation and Agglomeration Techniques for Industrial and Economic Exploitaton. CSIR -NML Jamshedpur, Jamshedpur, pp. 24-42.



Limestone is the most mined and widely used industrial raw material next to coal and iron ore.It is used in the manufacture of cement, as flux in iron and steel industry and ferro-alloys and in fertilizer, chemical and paper industries and also as building material and ornamental stone. It occurs in all the States and distributed in most of the geological formations in India right from the pre-cambrian to recent.

Item Type:Book or NML Publication
Uncontrolled Keywords:Limestone, Magnesite, Dolomite, Silica Sand
Divisions:Mineral Processing
ID Code:3691
Deposited By:Sahu A K
Deposited On:04 Aug 2011 11:43
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