Zeolite minerals in the Tallahatta Formation, Alabama
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Published by Geological Survey of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (420 Hackberry Lane, Tuscallosa 35486-9780) .
Written in English



  • Alabama.


  • Zeolites -- Alabama.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 12-13).

Statementby Mirza A. Beg.
SeriesCircular / Geological Survey of Alabama ;, 160, Circular (Geological Survey of Alabama) ;, 160.
LC ClassificationsQE391.Z5 B44 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1361558M
LC Control Number92622088

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A prominent lower Tallahatta clay found in western Alabama is composed only of clinoptilolite. Massive claystones of the upper Tallahatta Formation in western Alabama are monomineralic rocks composed only of cristobalite, whereas they contain both montmorillonite and cristobalite in . The Zeolites are a popular group of minerals for collectors and an important group of minerals for industrial and other purposes. They combine rarity, beauty, complexity and unique crystal habits. Typically forming in the cavities (or vesicles) of volcanic rocks, zeolites are the result of . T he Geological Survey of Alabama, established in , provides service and information to Alabama and its citizens as a natural resource data gathering and research agency. As part of its mission, GSA explores and evaluates the mineral, water, energy, biological, and other natural resources of the State of Alabama and conducts basic and applied research in these fields.   Formation of Zeolites Many zeolites occur naturally as minerals, and are extensively mined in many parts of the world. Others are synthetic, and are made commercially for specific uses, or produced by research scientists trying to understand more about their chemistry.

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