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Controlled rate thermal analysis and differential scanning calorimetry of sepiolites and palygorskites

Frost, Ray L. & Ding, Zhe (2003) Controlled rate thermal analysis and differential scanning calorimetry of sepiolites and palygorskites. Thermochimica Acta, 397(1-2), pp. 119-128.

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Abstract

A series of sepiolites, palygorskites and "Rocky Mountain Leather" clay minerals have been analysed by controlled rate thermal analysis and differential scanning calorimetry. Eight weight loss steps are observed and are structure and composition dependent. Three dehydration steps and five dehydroxylation steps are observed. The mass spectrometric curve mimicked the differential thermogravimetric (DTGA) curve enabling the detailed determination of the dehydration and dehydroxylation steps

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ID Code: 1018
Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: attapulgite, palygorskite, sepiolite, ‘Rocky Mountain Leather’, dehydration, dehydroxylation, controlled rate thermal analysis, differential thermogravimetric analysis
DOI: 10.1016/S0040-6031(02)00228-9
ISSN: 0040-6031
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > CHEMICAL SCIENCE (030000) > INORGANIC CHEMISTRY (030200)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2003 Elsevier
Copyright Statement: Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Deposited On: 13 Apr 2005
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 22:58

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