Calcium Carbonate

Wide industrial use as whiting filler in paints, putty, plastics, and rubbber. Source of lime and quicklime, used to
neutralise acids in waste treatment. Course ground limestone is used in agriculture as Garden Lime (misnomer). Used
as an opacifying agent in paper. Used medicinally in antacids, calcium supplements, tabletting filler. Component of
tooth powder. Acid binding absorbent for the care of solvents in dry cleaning machines. 

CAS No: 471-34-1

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