kainite


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a white mineral consisting of magnesium sulphate and potassium chloride

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The minister said that Swat is rich in china clay, marble, emerald, limestone, granite, feldspar, mica, quartz, barite, pyroxenes, garnets, magnetite, tourmalines, vermiculite and kainite and all these substances posses huge industrial potential and are heavily used in production of various high end products.
The minister said that Swat is rich in china clay, marble, emerald, limestone, granite, feldspar, mica, quartz, barite, pyroxenes, garnets, magnetite, tourmalines, vermiculite and kainite. All these substances posses huge industrial potential and are heavily used in production of various high end pro
By 1880 Maxwell's chemical works ensured that regular, albeit modest, shipments of ammonium sulphate, potash and kainite (hydrated magnesium and potassium chlorides) were discharged at Silloth in order to provide feedstock for sulphuric acid and a range of chemical fertilisers.
Sylvite, kainite and other, potash salts account for more than 40 m of the series, with proved mining resources (Musley orebody) in the range of 25-30 Mt of sylvite.
[41] tried to further illuminate this questions by investigating changes in diffusion weighted MR-signals of a live hippocampus brain slice model after exposure to several substances (potassium, kainite, 6-cyano-7-nitroquinoxaline-2,3-dione, and MK-801).
It is also a type of ligand-gated ion channel activated by binding glutamate (23) and includes 3 types: NMDA receptor, AMPA receptor, and kainite (KA) receptor.
Two surface miners and a fleet of road trains will move up to 4.2 million mt/y of ore and halite, including approximately 2.8 million mt/y of kainite ore grading about 20% SOP.
Once it was understood that sulphur mining no longer had any chance of recovery, intensive prospecting for potassium minerals began, stimulated by the discovery of a deposit of kainite at S.
The kainite mineral resource estimates used for the SOP PEA included in-situ measured resources of 552.3 million mt at 19.4% KOI; indicated resources of 598.2 million mt at 19.5% KCI; and inferred resources of 481.8 million mt at 19.8% KCI.
Structural variability of kainite receptors is conferred by alternative splicing and RNA editing [160].
Gaiarsa JL, Zagrean L and Ben-Ari Y (1994) Neonatal irradiation prevents the formation of hippocampal mossy fibers and the epileptic action of kainite on rat CA3 pyramidal neurons.