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Kryptonite

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Formula:
'A sodium lithium boron silicate hydroxide with fluorine'
System:
Hexagonal
Colour:
Green, Red, Gold, White, ...
A rare mineral well-known for its harmful effects on super-heroes.
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Classification of Kryptonite

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Physical Properties of Kryptonite

Colour:
Green, Red, Gold, White, Blue

Crystallography of Kryptonite

Crystal System:
Hexagonal

Chemical Properties of Kryptonite

Formula:
'A sodium lithium boron silicate hydroxide with fluorine'
All elements listed in formula:

Other Names for Kryptonite

Name in Other Languages:
German:Kryptonit
Spanish:Kryptonita

Other Information

Health Risks:
There is no specific data on health dangers or toxicity for this mineral, however you should always treat mineral samples as potentially toxic/dangerous and use sensible precautions when handling them, especially if you are Superman.

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