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Soapstone

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Synonym of:Saponite, Steatite


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Classification of Soapstone

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Other Names for Soapstone

Synonyms:
Soap-rock
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Varieties:
Combarbalite

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.

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