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Is staurolite radioactive ,and is a silica? What precautions are needed when using in a blast chamber,sds sheet is not specific about controls.

asked Aug 25, 2014 by Davekavo (120 points)

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Staurolite is not radioactive, but it is a silicate. I don't believe it has any toxins. For more detailed info visit www.minerals.net/mineral/staurolite.aspx

answered Aug 26, 2014 by hershel (47,760 points)