RCM
Carbonates

ECRM752-1-NP

Limestone, a very common sedimentary rock composed of skeletal fragments of marine organisms. Only available in 10 mm diameter
Pressed powder pellets
matrix matched
nano-particulate
ultrahomogeneous
extremely pure
binder free
Classification
Recharacterized Material
Category
Carbonates
Location
Peak District Derbyshire, UK
Matrix
Calcium carbonate
Assigned values
Major elements, Trace elements
Field of application
Climate research
Suitable for
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Carbonates

Trace element concentrations in (bio) carbonates are used as proxies in paleo-climate research (foraminifera, corals, pteropods, mussel shells, red algae, stalactites, etc.), serve as proof of origin (corals, otoliths), etc.