A Swelling Chlorite Mineral

H. H. Sutherland and D. M. C. MacEwan
Carnegie Laboratory of Physics, Queen's College, Dundee, Scotland

Abstract: A green chloritelike material exfoliates on heating, and gives a series Of complexes with amines. Its structure is explained in terms of a 1:1 interstratitication of chlorite and swelling chlorite.

Clays and Clay Minerals; 1960 v. 9; no. 1; p. 451-458; DOI: 10.1346/CCMN.1960.0090133
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