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Potash (Potassium)

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This page provides information about the commodity Potash (Potassium) in mineral resources and mining.

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Properties of Potash (Potassium)Hide

Atomic Number:
Atomic Weight:
Melting Point:
337 K (610°C, 146°F)
Boiling Point:
1032 K (1305°C, 1397°F)
0.86 g/cm3

Other Commodities associated with Potash (Potassium) *Hide

CommodityAssociated LocalitiesTotal Localities% Association (commodity)% Association (Potash (Potassium))
Salt81784.49% of all Salt deposits have Potash (Potassium).19.51% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Salt.
Bauxite (Aluminium)64613.04% of all Bauxite (Aluminium) deposits have Potash (Potassium).14.63% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Bauxite (Aluminium).
Lithium2992.02% of all Lithium deposits have Potash (Potassium).4.88% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Lithium.
Oil & Gas1714.29% of all Oil & Gas deposits have Potash (Potassium).2.44% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Oil & Gas.
Soda Ash (Sodium Carbonate)1250.00% of all Soda Ash (Sodium Carbonate) deposits have Potash (Potassium).2.44% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Soda Ash (Sodium Carbonate).
Gold121,7880.00% of all Gold deposits have Potash (Potassium).2.44% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Gold.
Gypsum & Anhydrite16410.16% of all Gypsum & Anhydrite deposits have Potash (Potassium).2.44% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Gypsum & Anhydrite.
Helium1362.78% of all Helium deposits have Potash (Potassium).2.44% of all Potash (Potassium) deposits have Helium.
* in exploitable quantities, based on associations listed on

Companies producing Potash (Potassium)Hide

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Deposits of Potash (Potassium)Hide

This map shows a selection of deposits that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

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  • Jujuy Province
    • Susques Department
      • Salar de Olaroz (Salina Olaroz)
  • Minsk Region
    • Salihorsk
  • New Brunswick
    • Kings Co.
      • Hammond Parish
        • Salt Springs evaporite deposit
  • Saskatchewan
    • Esterhazy
  • Hesse
    • Werra-Meißner
      • Heringen
  • Saarland
    • Saarpfalz-Kreis
      • Gersheim
  • Thuringia
    • Wartburgkreis
      • Krayenberggemeinde
  • Sicily
    • Agrigento Province
      • Racalmuto
        • Racalmuto saliferous deposit
  • Permskaya Oblast
    • Kama river
      • Solikamsk
  • Catalonia
    • Barcelona
      • Bages
        • Cardona
  • England
    • North Yorkshire
      • Redcar and Cleveland
        • Loftus
  • Arizona
    • Apache County
      • Petrified Forest National Park
  • Michigan
    • Mecosta Co.
    • Midland Co.
  • Nevada
    • Clark Co.
      • Alunite Mining District
    • Esmeralda Co.
Albemarle Corporation
  • New Mexico
    • Eddy Co.
      • Carlsbad Potash Mining District
  • Utah
    • Grand Co.
      • Interriver Mining District
    • Piute Co.
      • Marysvale Mining District (Marysvale Uranium area)
      • Tushar Mts
        • Cottonwood Creek
          • Mount Baldy Mining District
            • Alunite Ridge
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