DOLOMIT STONE GENERAL FEATURES
In response to the question of what is dolomite stone, it is the mineral formed as a result of the presence of Mg together with Ca in limestone. The specific weights of these stones differ according to the Mg ratio. Especially, in the sectors that use steel in the industry dolomite stone located in Turkey. They are also used in many different fields such as ceramic, paint, fertilizer, glass, cement, brick and construction industries, and soil reclamation in agriculture.
Dolomite stones has spread in both turkey and wide areas of the non-material world. What is dolomite stone and where is it found the most used is in interest of the manufacturers. The country with the highest production is the USA with 120 million tons. Half the amount of stone is produced all over the world.
In addition, countries such as Austria, England, Belgium, Poland, Spain, Japan, Canada and Brazil also produce 1 million tons of dolomites in a year. Although the use of dolomite stone used in many countries to very different sectors in Turkey it is mainly used in the steel and glass industry.