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Bentonite

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French, Indonesian and Italian name for:
An impure clay, primarily montmorillonite.
Originally described from Fort Benton shales, Wyoming, USA.


References for Bentonite

Reference List:
Grim, R.E. and N. Güven (1978), Bentonites. Geology, mineralogy, properties and uses: 143-155. Elsevier, Amsterdam.

Christidis, G.E. (1998), Comparative study of the mobility of major and trace elements during alteration of an andesite and a rhyolite to bentonite, in the islands of Milois and Kimolos, Aegean, Greece: Clays and Clay Minerals: 46: 379-399.

Internet Links for Bentonite

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Localities for Bentonite

(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
China
 
  • Zhejiang Province
    • Hangzhou Prefecture
      • Lin'an Co.
Mining Ann. Review (1985): 386.
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