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Paolovite Mineral Data

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General Paolovite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pd2Sn
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 331.55 gm
   Tin        35.80 %  Sn
   Palladium  64.20 %  Pd
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pd2Sn
Help on Environment: Environment: In Cu-Ni sulfide ores.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1974
Help on Locality: Locality: Oktyabr mine, Talnakh area, Noril'sk refgion, western Siberia, Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the composition, PAlladium and OLOVo, tin (in russian).
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Paolovite + Pronunciation Say PAOLOVITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 42595
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