The principal ore of aluminum is bauxite, a complex mixture of a number of aluminum hydroxides and hydrous aluminum oxides. The most common aluminum-bearing minerals in bauxite are gibbsite (AlOH3), boehmite (AlO(OH)), and diaspore (AlO(OH)).
Definition: The term "ore" is defined in the current study to describe a concentration of non-metallic, e.g., feldspar, or metallic minerals, e.g. spodumene, in pegmatitic rocks irrespective of its structure and position in the deposit which was or is currently mined for a profit.
the Color of Art Pigment Database - Pigment Brown (PBr) page is a complete artist's reference on brown and red earth pigments, with color Index names,lightfastness specifications and health and safety information for iron oxides, natural earths and other brown artist's pigments and paint.
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