Category : Sodium And Potassium
It is one of the most abundant rocks forming mineral in nature and comprises of group of Minerals containing Aluminum Silicates with Potassium, Sodium and Calcium or mixtures of these elements. The common Feldspar is Potassium Feldspar namely Orthoclase K2O. Al2O3. SiO2. Sodium Feldspar is Albite Na2O, Al2O3, 6SiO2.
Uses and Application:
oIn making the body composition of several types of procelain, china & earthenware and also in the preparation of glazes and enamel.oAs an important ingredient in the glass sand batch. oAs a bonding agent in the manufacture of bonded abrasives like wheels and discs of garnet, corundum, emery etc.
oHigh usage in Vitrified Ceramic tile & Glass industry.