Mica

Description

Mica is a mineral name given to a group of minerals that are physically and chemically similar. They are all silicate minerals, known as sheet silicates because they form in distinct layers. Mica are fairly light and relatively soft, and the sheets and flakes of mica are flexible. Mica is heat resistant and does not conduct electricity. There are 37 different mica minerals. Aadesh Mines And Minerals offers varieties of Mica, the most common include: Purple, rosy, silver, grey (lepidolite); black, dark green, brown (biotite); yellowish-brown, green white (phlogopite); colorless, transparent (muscovite). It is used in Joint compound, paint, drilling mud, plastics, rubber, asphalt roofing, cosmetics, electrical devices, constructions, auto industries, oil & gas drilling, additives for drilling mud, fiber glass, Acrylic, nylatron, nylon, polyster, styrene, vinyl-pvc, vulcanized fiber.

Product Application

COSMETIC

PAINT

OTHER

FURNANCE

RUBBER

OIL & GAS

AUTOMATIVE

Specification

Silica (SiO2)

45.57 %

Alumina (Al2O3)

33.10 %

Potassium Oxide (k2O)

9.87 %

Ferric Oxide (Fe2O3)

2.48 %

Sodium Oxide (Na2O)

0.62 %

Titanium Oxide (TiO2)

Traces

Calcium Oxide (CaO)

0.21 %

Magnesia (MgO)

0.38 %

Moisture at 100oC

0.25 %

Phosphorus (P)

0.03 %

Sulphur (S)

0.01 %

Graphite Carbon ( C)

0.44 %

Loss of Ignition (H2O)

2.74 %