About Zircon

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Zircon is a versatile material and in its various derivative forms has integral input into many industrial applications, some basic, some highly sophisticated.   It is also a significant component of personal consumption and the exploding trend towards urban living in developing economies.   

An overview of the zircon industry is shown in the schematic below.   Ceramics, precision casting, refractories, catalysts, fuel cells, fibre optics, nuclear power generation, water treatment and medical prosthetics are just some of the applications.   


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