Article - 19 Jun 2015
Dolomite and limestone are two major types of carbonate rocks. Dolomite is predominately used as concrete aggregate, ornamental stone, and for magnesium production, whereas limestone is used as raw...
Article - 25 Jun 2013
Gypsum (calcium sulfate dihydrate) is a highly useful industrial mineral mainly sought after for its high sulfur content.
Article - 8 Nov 2012
Cyprus is an island country located south of Turkey in the Mediterranean Sea. The total area of the country is 9,251 km2, and it has a population of 1,138,071 as of July 2012. The country enjoys...
Article - 20 Aug 2012
Ireland is a small country located in the island of Ireland to the west of United Kingdom. The total area of the country is 70,273 km2, and it has a population of 4,722,028 as of July 2011. The...
Article - 15 Sep 2012
Oman is a part of the Middle East countries and is located between Yemen and UAE.
Article - 5 Sep 2012
Austria is located in Central Europe to the north of Slovenia and Italy. The total area of the country is 83,871 km2 and its population is 8,219,743 as of July 2012. The country has a temperate...
Article - 17 Aug 2012
Angola is located in South Africa, and borders the South Atlantic Ocean between Democratic Republic of the Congo and Namibia.
Article - 22 Aug 2012
Spain is located in southwestern Europe and borders the Pyrenees Mountains, Bay of Biscay, north Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea.
Article - 18 Jul 2013
Admontite was named after Admont, Austria, the place where the mineral was initially discovered, near the original locality.
Article - 19 Oct 2012
Syria is part of the Middle East countries located between Turkey and Lebanon. The total area of the country is 185,180 km2, and it has a population of 22,530,746 as of July 2012. The country’s...