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Occurrence, Test Data and Evaluation of Clay for Making Structural Clay Products.

Authors
Dixon-LH; Tyrrell-ME
Source
Dept of Conservation Louisiana Geol Survey Clay Res Bull 1972 Aug; (3):333 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10009584
Abstract
This bulletin is the second publication resulting from the joint program begun February 1, 1966, by the Louisiana Geological Survey and the Bureau of Mines. U.S. Department of the Interior, to evaluate the clay resources in Louisiana. Data pertaining to 215 clay samples, collected from 51 parishes, are reported here. These data indicate that 161 samples are suitable for use as the principal component for making structural clay products and for other uses, and 20 are satisfactory for limited commercial use.
Publication Date
19720801
Document Type
OP;
Fiscal Year
1972
Identifying No.
OP 54-75
Issue of Publication
3
NIOSH Division
TURC;
Source Name
Dept. of Conservation, Louisiana Geol. Survey, Clay Res. Bull. No. 3, August, 1972
State
LA;
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