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Characterization of Mineralogical Changes of Chrysotile and its Thermal Decomposition by Heat Treatment
열처리에 따른 백석면의 광물학적 특성 변화와 열분해 과정 연구
- Jeong, Hyeonyi (Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Chonnam National University) ;
- Moon, Wonjin (Korea Basic Science Institute, Gwangju Center) ;
- Roh, Yul (Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Chonnam National University)
- Received : 2015.12.24
- Accepted : 2016.03.28
- Published : 2016.04.28
Chrysotile is a 1:1 sheet silicate mineral belonging to serpentine group. It has been highlighted studies because of uses, shapes and structural characteristics of the fibrous chrysotile. However, it was designated as Class 1 carcinogen, so high attentions were being placed on detoxification studies of chrysotile. The objectives of this study were to investigate changes of mineralogical characteristics of chrysotile and to suggest detoxification mechanism of chrysotile by thermal decomposition. Samples for this study were obtained from LAB Chrysotile mine in Canada. The samples were heated in air in the range of 600 to
Supported by : 한국환경산업기술원
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