Lithuanian SME is offering mineral forsterite (Mg2SiO4) made from heat treated natural serpentinite (magnesium hydrosilicate – Mg3Si2O5(OH)4). The serpetinite origin area is in Russia.
Mineral forsterite (Mg2SiO4) made from heat (1700°C) treated natural serpentinite (magnesium hydrosilicate – Mg3Si2O5(OH)4) and granulated into 0-5 mm pieces The serpetinite origin area is in Russia. Product could be used by magnesia refractory product manufacturers such as glass industry, metallurgy.
Innovations and advantages
After machining mixed with other ingredients and crushing forsteries it can be used for shale oil extraction industry
02007003 Ceramic Materials and Powders
03004010 Special chemicals, intermediates
Market application codes
08001017 Industrial chemicals
08001023 Other chemicals and materials (not elsewhere classified)
Area of partner's activity
The type of Partner Sought - industry. Specific area of activity of the partner: manufacturers of magnesia refractory product, fertilizer producers, water treatment plant serving companies. Task to be performed by the partner sought: collaborate with the company to implement to a production process mineral forsterite. Chemical composition (%) MgO - 45-49; Al2O3 - 0,7-1,95; SiO2 - 37-39; Fe2O3 - 5,5-7,5; CaO – 4,5-7,5. Forsterite could be delivered according customer needs in big bags 0,5 - 1,0 tones.