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chal·co·py·rite (k l k -p r t ). n. A yellow mineral, essentially CuFeS2, that is an important ore of copper.

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Chalcopyrite CuFeS2
Chalcopyrite. CuFeS2 c 2001-2005 Mineral Data Publishing, version 1. Crystal Data: Tetragonal.
Effect of Additives on Chalcopyrite Leaching
Characterization and Flotation of Sulfur from Chalcopyrite
The electrical resistivity of galena, pyrite, and chalcopyrite

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UC Resources Announces Drilling Update
Zones of disseminated chalcopyrite in gabbro-pyroxenite and sulphide mineralization associated with shear zones, veining, and pelitic xenoliths were sampled. Magnetite rich ultramafic layers were also sampled.
Happy Creek Exploring Seven Properties
Approximately 600 metres west of Zone 1, encouraging bornite, chalcocite and chalcopyrite (copper sulphides) were located that are thought to be an extension of Teck's Yubet prospect.
Kincora Copper Acquires Outstanding 25% of Bronze Fox and Provides Exploration
Hole F39 has intersected chalcopyrite and pyrite mineralization from 500m depth and has now stopped at 985.1m. -- Duchintav Khojgor to join the Kincora Copper Board of Directors.
Drilling Update: Romios Intersects Significant Sulphide Mineralization Along
The hole, designed to infill areas of higher-grade breccia-style mineralization along the western margin of the North Zone, encountered mineralized breccias overlying chalcopyrite and pyrite-bearing veins.
Andover Reports Final Results From the 2011 Drill Program at Sun Property Alaska
Significantly, the zone in Sun11-28 below the massive sulfide horizon contained abundant stringer chalcopyrite and sphalerite. The stringer zone, logged at depths of 65.55 - 72 meters (6.

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Chalcopyrite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chalcopyrite is a copper iron sulfide mineral that crystallizes in the tetragonal system. It has the chemical composition CuFeS2.
Chalcopyrite Mineral Data
Comments: White moncheite with chalcopyrite (orange, blue and violet tarnishing colors) in silicate matrix.
Chalcopyrite: Chalcopyrite mineral information and data.
Chalcopyrite Group . Chalcopyrite-Eskebornite Series . A major ore of copper.
CHALCOPYRITE (Copper Iron Sulfide)
Chalcopyrite (or copper pyrite), looks like, and is easily confused with Pyrite, FeS2.
Chalcopyrite: The mineral Chalcopyrite information and pictures
Detailed description, properties, and locality information guide about the copper ore mineral chalcopyrite.

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