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Glass and Ceramics

, Volume 69, Issue 3–4, pp 77–80 | Cite as

Production of interior facing tiles using local raw materials

  • A. I. Poznyak
  • I. A. Levitskii
  • S. E. Barantseva
Science for Ceramic Production
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Mix compositions for interior facing tile have been developed using local raw materials: low-melting polymineral clay from the Gaidukovka deposit, dolomite from the Ruba deposit, granitoid dust from the Mikashevich deposit and sand from the quartz Gomel’ Mining-Enrichment Works as well as DNPK refractory clay and KS-1 kaolin, both imported from Ukraine. The ceramic tiles have high physical-chemical properties.

Key words

facing tile mechanical strength water absorption shrinkage anortite quartz hematite 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. I. Poznyak
    • 1
  • I. A. Levitskii
    • 1
  • S. E. Barantseva
    • 1
  1. 1.Belorussian State Technical UniversityMinskBelarus

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