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Asbestos
Name: Asbestos
Category: Primary Raw Materials
Type: Chrysotile (White) and Amosite (Brown)
Form: Solid
Class: Mineral
Unit: Metric Tonnes

Group of silicate minersals that can be readily separated into thin, strong fibres that are flexible...

Used in fireproof fabrics, yarn, cloth, paper and paint filler.

    States
  • Katsina
  • Niger
    Localarea
  • Faskari
  • Kontagora