Limestone and its uses

Colourful mindmap about Limestone (Calcium Carbonate) and how it can be used, especially in the building industry.


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  • Created by: Jess
  • Created on: 22-12-12 22:01
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  • Limestone
    • Mainly Calcium Carbonate
      • CaCO3
      • Eg. Chalk, Limestone, Marble
    • Glass
    • Cement
    • Concrete
    • Heat
      • Calcium oxide (quicklime)
        • CaO
      • Carbon dioxide (waste gas)
        • Co2
    • Heated in a kiln with clay
      • Cement
        • add crushed rocks
          • Concrete
    • Heated with sand and soda
      • Glass

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