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epsomite  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Epsomite, or heptahydrite as it is known in chemistry circles, is one of only a few water soluble sulfate minerals. It is actually well known in most households as the artificially created epsom salt. Magnesium sulfate's medicinal uses were discovered from mineral waters at Epsom, England from where epsom salt and epsomite get their names. - http://www.galleries.com/Epsomite
DESCRIPTION
  • Epsomite, or heptahydrite as it is known in chemistry circles, is one of only a few water soluble sulfate minerals. It is actually well known in most households as the artificially created epsom salt. Magnesium sulfate's medicinal uses were discovered from mineral waters at Epsom, England from where epsom salt and epsomite get their names. - http://www.galleries.com/Epsomite
IDENTIFIER
  • epsomite
TITLE
  • epsomite
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/CommodityCodeValue/epsomite
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