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PhotosFayalite - Baia Sprie mine, Baia Sprie, Maramureș Co., Romania

18th Jul 2014 14:26 BSTRalph Bottrill Manager

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This may be a smelter product, certainly unlikely in a base metal sulphide mine.

18th Jul 2014 16:15 BSTRob Woodside Manager

You are right Ralph! In the caption they now mention gas bubbles characteristic of slag.

24th Jul 2014 07:14 BSTRalph Bottrill Manager

Interesting its been amended but its still listed under the mine, should slag minerals go into a separate category like artificial??
 
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