The Diverse Uses of Montmorillonite

J. M. Hartwell
The Fullers' Earth Union Limited, Redhill, Surrey

Abstract: The industrial applications of Fullers' Earth are discussed including those of the clay in its natural form, calcium montmorillonite, and after modification by acid activation or sodium exchange. Special consideration is given to uses in oil refining, foundry bonding, civil engineering, and agriculture.

Clay Minerals; December 1965 v. 6; no. 2; p. 111-118; DOI: 10.1180/claymin.1965.006.2.05
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