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a yellow mineral, cadmium sulfide, CdS, associated with zinc ores and used as a source of cadmium. Origin of greenockite. Expand.

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Greenockite - RRuff
Greenockite. CdS c 2001-2005 Mineral Data Publishing, version 1. Crystal Data: Hexagonal.
in northwest Queensland, Australia, zincian greenockite occurs in a thick, ... significant zinc-for-cadmium substitution in greenockite (7.1.
Greenockite from the Madjarovo Pb-Zn Ore District - Springer
A new occurrence of greenockite is described from the Madjarovo ore district, ... and geochemical evidence indicate a hypogene formation of greenockite, which  ...
from wurtzite to greenockite in specific gravity, refractive indices, and unit cell dimen- ... The few available analyses of greenockite and wurtzite show for both.
greenockite and associated sulfide mineralization from the
We document various textural occurrences of greenockite associated with ... Keywords: greenockite, textural occurrence, sulfide parageneses, Caledonia Group ...

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Greenockite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Greenockite crystals from Tsumeb Mine, Namibia (Picture width 1 mm) ... Greenockite is a rare cadmium bearing metal sulfide mineral consisting of cadmium ...
Greenockite: Greenockite mineral information and data. -
Caution should be used in sight identifying yellow cadmium sulfide coatings as hawleyite (dimorph of greenockite) is not a very rare species and occurs in ...
Greenockite Mineral Data
Click Here for Larger Greenockite Image in a New Browser Window Images: ... Greenockite. Comments: Brown, equant crystal of greenockite on prehnite.
GREENOCKITE (Cadmium Sulfide)
Greenockite is a rare mineral and the only real ore of cadmium. It is a much sought after mineral by collectors both for its rarity and for its nice color and crystal ...
Greenockite: The mineral greenockite information and pictures
Detailed description, properties and locality information guide about the cadmium mineral greenockite.

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