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Ordering Information

To order, contact Agricola Metals Corporation for quotation and delivery.

Agricola Metals Corporation
240 Nassau Street
Princeton, New Jersey 08542   USA

Phone: (609) 924-0536
Fax: (609) 924-0561

e-Mail     amc@agricolametals.com

Quotations are offered FOB East Coast, or Lake Ports,
or FOB, customer location.

 

Shipping Information

Agricolite is regularly shipped in 20 ton container lots. It is normally supplied in reinforced plastic sacks loaded on pallets. Sacks are 25 pound, 50 pound, or one ton supersacks. Other sizes, in accordance with customer requirement, are available. Custom printing on all containers can be readily provided.

Normal delivery is 6 weeks from receipt of order; 4 week delivery is available.

 

Product Specifications *

Chemical Analyses in weight percent.

Silicates 64.7 %
Al2O3 14.16 %
CaO   (East Zone) 2.0 %
CaO   (West Zone) 2.5 - 2.7 %
K2O 3.4 %
MgO 1.10 %
Fe2O 1.8 %
Na2O 0.67 %
SO3 0.1 %
 

Product Purity  

Clinoptilolite 85 %
Volcanics 10 %
Other   - biotite, smectite,
and quartz.
5 %
 

Physical Properties

Bulk density (dry) 8.5 lb/cubic ft.   1.36 g/cm3
Cation Exchange cap. (CEC) 0.9 - 1.5 meq/gm
Color white
Optical reflectance 83.2
Hardness 3.5 - 4.0 Mhos
LA Wear (abrasion) 20
Molecular Ratio (Si/Al) 5.3
Non-Soluble yes
Non-Slaking yes
Free Flowing yes
Readily Mixable yes
pH (natural) 7.5
Porosity 39.4 %
Specific Gravity 2.23 - 2.28
Thermal Stability 650 deg C , 1200 deg F
 

*   The material shows finely crystalline, euhedral, approximately 1 µ by 4 µ by 5 µ , jumbled stocks of platy clinoptolite crystals. In addition, clay minerals (smectite type); volcanics glass; minute quantities of ball shaped opal; minor or trace biotite are observed.

A complete material description, including XRD and EDS analyses, and SEM (conventional and field emission) is available upon request.

 

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