Elemental Breakdown

Ida-Ore mines our clinoptilolite zeolite from a deposit called Sheaville located along the Idaho and Oregon border. Tests performed throughout this deposit have shown numbers similar to these. Tests can vary slightly from different sample sites.

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(Na,K,Ca)₆(Si, Al)₃₆O₇₂•20H₂O

  • Silica Oxide  —  SiO2  —  71.5%
  • Aluminum Oxide  —  Al2O3  —  12.3%
  • Potassium Oxide  —  K2O  —  4.5%
  • Ferric Oxide  —  Fe2O3  —  2.1%
  • Sodium Oxide  —  Na2O  —  1.2%
  • Calcium Oxide —  CaO  —  1.2%
  • Titanium Oxide  —  TiO2  —  0.27%
  • Magnesium Oxide  —  MgO  —  0.17%
  • Barium Oxide  —  BaO  —  0.15%

Exchangeable elements most important for CEC of 147-250 meq/100g:

  • Potassium oxide  —  4.55%
  • Sodium oxide  —  1.24%
  • Calcium oxide  —  1.22%
  • Magnesium oxide  —  0.17%

Selectivity

Compounds:

Cs+ > NH4+ > Pb2+ > K+ > Na+ > Ca2+ > Mg2+ > Cu2+ > Zn2+

Gases:

Co, Co2, So2, H2S, Nh3, HcHo, Ar, O2, N2, H2O, He, H2, Kr, Xe, Ch2Oh, freon

Major Exchangeable:

Rb, Li, K, Cs, NH4, Na, Ca, Ag, Cd, Pb, Zn, Ba, Sr, Cu, Hg, Mg, Fe, Co, Al, Cr

Specifications

  • Total Surface Area < 800 m²/g
  • Specific Surface Area: 1357 yd²/oz
  • Average Clinoptilolite Content: 90% (+/- 5%)
  • Specific Gravity: 2.42
  • Ph: 7.29
  • Bulk Density: ~55 lbs/ft³ depending on screen size
 

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3X7 Mesh used For:

  • Ethylene Control
  • Water Filtration
  • Ice Traction
  • Remediation

US Standard Sieve Sizing
Contains sieve size 3-7 material.

7X14-zeolite-remediation-soil-adsorb-medium

7X14 Mesh used For:

  • Oil Absorption
  • Odor Neutralizer

US Standard Sieve Sizing

Contains sieve size 7-14 material.

14X36-zeolite-remediation-soil-adsorb-medium

14X40 Mesh used For:

  • Water Filtration
  • Turf Infill
  • Soil Amendment
  • Remediation
  • Odor Neutralizer
  • Cat Litter

US Standard Sieve Sizing

Contains sieve size 14-36 material.

40-zeolite-remediation-soil-adsorb-powder

40 Minus Mesh used For:

  • Feed Additive
  • Flow Agent
  • Anti-caking Agent
  • Odor Neutralizer

US Standard Sieve Sizing

Contains sieve size 40 and everything smaller material.

Micronized

Micronized

Ida-Ore now offers Micronized Zeolite. With our new capabilities we are​ now able to produce Zeolite at 50 micron and smaller in tight partial​ size distribution.

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Custom Sizing is Available

Our Sweco Big Max Sifter is capable of producing large amounts of screened material in custom US Standard Sieve sizing.

Please Contact Us for pricing.