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PREFERRED TERM
greenstone  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Commercial greenstones are the result of the metamorphosis of basaltic rocks. Greenstone is named because of the predominance of greenish minerals, such as actinolite, chlorite, or epidote. http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/commodity/stone_dimension/myb1-2007-stond.pdf
DESCRIPTION
  • Commercial greenstones are the result of the metamorphosis of basaltic rocks. Greenstone is named because of the predominance of greenish minerals, such as actinolite, chlorite, or epidote. http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/commodity/stone_dimension/myb1-2007-stond.pdf
IDENTIFIER
  • greenstone
TITLE
  • greenstone
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/CommodityCodeValue/greenstone
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