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Sphalerite (Zn, Fe)S
Sphalerite. (Zn, Fe)S c 2001-2005 Mineral Data Publishing, version 1. Crystal Data: Cubic.
Formation of Sphalerite (ZnS) Deposits in Natural Biofilms of Sulfate
Chapter 6 Improving Flotation of Sphalerite - Effect of pH and
Bright pink sphalerite from the arsenic-rich Alacr6n deposit, with a:5.4110. + 0.
Rare Elements in Oklahoma Sphalerite

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Canada Zinc Metals Receives 3-Year Drill Permits for the Kechika Project
The Gunsteel shales contain beds of nodular barite and associated galena and sphalerite. The matrix of the underlying debris flow limestone breccias is host to chalcopyrite and pyrite.
Alix Completes Two Deep Holes Into the Golden Zone Breccia Pipe at Golden Zone
Pyrrhotite, arsenopyrite, pyrite, chalcopyrite and minor sphalerite were the primary sulfide minerals and varied from weak to strong in the hole. Very fine gold is known to accompany arsenopyrite and chalcopyrite mineralization in the deposit.
Northaven Geophysical Surveys Underway
rock sequence to metasediments and metavolcanics with apparent remobilization and emplacement of sulphide mineralization in the form of gold-bearing chalcopyrite, pyrrohotite and arsenopyrite and silver-bearing galena, sphalerite and tetrahedrite.
Apogee Reports Assays from 15 Drill Holes Including 3.0 Meters Grading 468.7 g
Mineralization comprises sphalerite, galena and tetrahedrite in sulphide-rich veins ranging from a few centimeters to greater than one meter thick and heavily disseminated sphalerite, galena and tetrahedrite between the veins.
CuOro to Acquire Barranco De Loba Gold Project, Colombia
These hydrothermal vein systems are mainly comprised of low sulphidation quartz and sulphide (chalcopyrite, sphalerite, galena, and pyrite). There are also occasional stock work and disseminated gold bearing mineralization found on the property.

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Sphalerite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sphalerite ((Zn,Fe)S) is a mineral that is the chief ore of zinc. It consists largely of zinc sulfide in crystalline form but almost always contains variable iron.
Sphalerite Mineral Data
Sphalerite: Sphalerite mineral information and data.
Sphalerite Group . Sphalerite, also known as Blende or Zinc Blende, is the major ore of zinc.
SPHALERITE (Zinc Iron Sulfide)
Sphalerite is one of the very few minerals that has a total of six directions of cleavage.
Sphalerite blende: The mineral Sphalerite information and pictures
Detailed description, properties and locality information guide about the mineral sphalerite - zinc blende.

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