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Uses


Fine Cal Lime (pit to be opened mid 2008) is used to raise the pH of acidic soils where magnesium is not required.  Also it neutralizes acid tailings at mine sites, for example in gold and base metal production. 

Specifications

CaCO3 

93 %   (Ca as CaCO3  37%)

MgCO3 

5 %   (Mg as MgCO3   1%)


Neutralising Value

100

Effective Neutralising Value

80

Moisture content 

2 %

Average particle size 

64.5 %<300  microns 

Assays by Victorian Limestone Producers Inc 2005.
Particle size measurement by APAL, Adelaide 2006.

Stockpile location

Kongorong, 20km southwest of Mt Gambier, South Australia.

 

 
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