Mineral resource of the month: Arsenic




Arsenic is a gray metal rarely encountered as a free element, but is widely distributed in minerals and ores that contain copper, iron and lead. Arsenic is often found in groundwater as a result of the natural weathering of rock and soil.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Mineral resource of the month: Arsenic
Series title Earth
Volume September 2014
Year Published 2014
Language English
Publisher AGI
Contributing office(s) National Minerals Information Center
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