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Unnamed (Pd-Bi Chloride)

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Classification of Unnamed (Pd-Bi Chloride)

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Physical Properties of Unnamed (Pd-Bi Chloride)

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Chemical Properties of Unnamed (Pd-Bi Chloride)

Simplified for copy/paste:(Pd,Pt)x(Bi,Te)yCl
All elements listed in formula:Bi, Cl, Pd, Pt, Te
Analytical Data:Results from two electron microprobe analyses each, of two samples
          Sample 1          Sample 2

         1        2        1        2 

Pt     (0.99)   (0.95)   (1.28)   (1.22)
Pd    (27.42)  (26.84)  (27.95)  (28.44)
Te     (0.35)   (0.33)   (0.29)   (0.21)
Bi    (59.21)  (58.93)  (55.87)  (55.98)
Cl     (5.43)   (4.87)   (5.64)   (5.01)

Total  92.41    90.97    89.75    89.64

Other Information

Health Warning:No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Unnamed (Pd-Bi Chloride)

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Yang, X.-Z., Ishihara, S., and Zhao, D.-H. (2006): Genesis of the Jinchuan PGE deposit, China: evidence from fluid inclusions, mineralogy and geochemistry of precious elements. Mineralogy and Petrology 86 (1/2), 109-128.

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    • Gansu Province
      • Jinchang Prefecture
        • Jinchuan District
    Yang, X.-Z., Ishihara, S., and Zhao, D.-H. (2006): Mineralogy and Petrology 86 (1/2), 109-128.
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