Potash and Potassium Feldspar Suppliers India
Feldspar is supplied in two varieties sodium feldspar and potassium feldspar. Potassium feldspar are not usually as pure and white as sodium feldspar. A feldspar is characterized as potash when there is more sodium than potassium in the mix. Potash feldspar is commercially very popular and used in powder form in ceramic, cement, dental porcelain for various purposes. Smaller quantities are used in the manufacturing of Tiles, Whiteware, and Sanitaryware. Some of the other known uses of Feldspar mineral include catalyst agent, acid resistant and Decorative Stone as a flux or binding agent in certain scanning Soaps and artificial teeth.
Feldspar is the most abundant silicate with Potassium, sodium, and calcium or mixtures of these elements. The common feldspar is potassium feldspar, namely orthoclase K2O, Al2O36 SiO2, sodium feldspar is albite Na2O, Al2O36 SiO2, and calcium feldspar is anorthite CaO, Al2O36 SiO2, They occur in various colors but the pink brown and grey ones are common.