DESCRIPTION OF BENTONITE

Mineral Description

Bentonite is a hydrated aluminum silicate with the unique ability to absorb water and swell. It has many uses in industry and civil engineering.

GRADES OF BENTONITE

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Bentonite #34 - A finely powdered, odorless and tasteless hydrous Silicate of Alumina, insoluble in water, swelling to more than fifteen times its volume when water is added and absorbing more than eight times its weight in water. USES: Suspending and colloidal agent in the manufacture of soap, laundry detergent, polishes, paints, adhesives and cosmetics, widely used as a filtering agent,for well drilling, environmental remediation, ponds, and many other applications.

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Bentonite #40 - A hydrated aluminum silicate composed essentially of the clay mineral montmorillonite. This item is carefully screened to provide a granular, free flowing material.

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Bentonite 40/100 - Specially sized pure sodium Bentonite for Binding and Absorbents.

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Bentonite Cream - This is a white, top quality, high swelling sodium type Bentonite for use in demanding applications and where color and performance are important.

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Bentonite e-grout - Our products are made from high purity deposits of Cream Bentonite, which are pulverized and contain no additives whatsoever. The machinery used to manufacture/process our Cream Bentonite products does not come in contact with animal fat.

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Bentonite Envirogel 200 - This is a pure, natural, sodium Bentonite produced as a powdered material for use in environmental projects such as landfill liners, pond liners, and where the flow of water must be controlled.

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Bentonite Feed Grd Granular - This is a pure sodium Bentonite produced as a granular material for use as a carrier and active agent in all sorts of animal feeds. Faster weight gains and better health are notable benefits to animals using up to 3% Bentonite in the diet.

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Bentonite Feed Grd Powder - This is a white, top quality, high swelling sodium type Bentonite for use in such applications as animal feed where purity and color are important.

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Bentonite Food Additive is GRAS - This Bentonite conforms to Title 21, Food and Drugs, Chapter I, Part 184, Subpart B, Section 184.1155 [Cite:21CFR184.1155] and is included in the list of materials generally recognized as safe for food additives.

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Bentonite Granular 30 - This pure, sodium Bentonite is produced as a granular material for use as an absorbent. It is uniformly sized and free-of-dust.

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Bentonite Granular Comparative - These are pure, sodium Bentonites produced as granular materials for use when larger particle size and free-of-dust are valuable properties.

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Bentonite Hydrogel 200 - This is a high quality beneficiated sodium Bentonite produced as a powdered material for use in environmental projects such as landfill liners, pond liners,and where the flow of water must be controlled.

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Bentonite Kosher Statement - Our products are made from high purity deposits of Cream Bentonite, which are pulverized and contain no additives whatsoever. The machinery used to manufacture/process our Cream Bentonite products does not come in contact with animal fat.

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Bentonite Oil Well Spc13A C_A - This Bentonite meets the API requirements for Spec. 13A, Section 5. This item is used in small diameter borehole drilling for water wells, monitoring wells, mineral exploration and oil and gas drilling.

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Bentonite Organo - This clay has been formulated as an oil dispersible Bentonite. The ultimate Bentonite particle is nanosized approximately 1 X 100 x 100 nanometers. High sheer process achieves smaller dispersed particle sizes. It is used as a thickening and suspension agent and as a structural pigment in anhydrous products, suitable for coating applications.

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Bentonite Paper Making Slurry - This slurry is specially designed for papermaking on modern, high speed machines. It is made using high swelling sodium Bentonite in a single component suspension of anionic nano-particles. Its chemistry is controlled by its very large surface area. Its physical properties can be controlled in the papermaking process. The P-Slurry is typically used in conjunction with starch as an aid in retention and drainage applications.

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Bentonite Semi-dried crude C_A - This is a pure, sodium Bentonite produced as a Semi-Dried form for the ease of bulk transportation and processing.

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Bentonite Wine Grade 30 - Specially sized pure sodium Bentonite for clarification uses

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