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Griceite Mineral Data

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General Griceite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: LiF
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 25.94 gm
   Lithium   26.76 %  Li   57.60 % Li2O
   Fluorine  73.24 %  F    73.24 % F
               -   %   F   -30.84 % -O=F2    
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: LiF
Help on Environment: Environment: In a sodalite inclusion in nepheline syenite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1989
Help on Locality: Locality: Proudrette quarry, Mt. St. Hilaire, Quebec, Canada. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Joel D. Grice (1946-), curator of minerals, Canadian Museum of Hature, Ottawa, Canada.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Griceite Say GRICEITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 62361
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