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what is the relation between hydrocarbons and pyrite?

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asked Jun 18, 2015 by wini (120 points)

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Pyrite is an inorganic mineral and does not contain any hydrocarbons. The only thing I can think of is the replacement organic matter such as shells by pyrite, but the end result is also inorganic without any hydrocarbons.
answered Jun 19, 2015 by hershel (49,730 points)