Salleh, Mohd Nazry and Kasim, Farizul Hafiz and Ismail, Khairul Nizar and Ghazali, Che Mohd Ruzaidi and Saad, Saiful Azhar and Daud, Suhardy (2006) Characterization and application of dolomite rock in Perlis. In: 1st International Conference on Natural Resources Engineering & Technology 2006, 24-25th July 2006, Putrajaya, Malaysia.
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Dolomite which is known by the local as â€˜batu reputâ€™, is a primary sediment mineral and abundantly found in Perlis. Perlis is one of the major producers of dolomite in Malaysia that contain large deposit of high-purity dolomite [CaMg(CO3)2]. Pure samples of dolomite recently explored in the Koperasi Rimba Mas Padang Besar Quarry were investigated for their physical, chemical and mineralogical composition. The dolomite, was also thermally treated up to 800ÂºC to decompose the carbonate bonding. SEM with EDS (Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy), XRF and XRD analysis method were applied in this study.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Materials; dolomite; SEM; XRD; XRF|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TP Chemical technology|
|Divisions:||Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)|
|Deposited By:||Pn Khairulbahiyah Yaakub|
|Deposited On:||15 Feb 2007 08:37|
|Last Modified:||01 Jun 2010 02:43|
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