Hard and compact mineral stone of light yellow or brown colour. Note that sometimes dolomite is used incorrectly to describe a material consisting of the oxides of calcium and magnesium (dolomitic quicklime), in which case, see "Lime (unslaked)" cargo entry. Bulk density: 1,429 to 1,667 kg/m3Non-IMSBC Code information: used in steel making. Dolomite fines are used in the manufacturing of refractory bricks. 
Trade Names (Synonyms)
Bitter spar


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