RCM
Carbonates

JCt-1-NP

This material was made from a fossil giant clam tridacna gigas of middle holocene age. Thus it contains information about water temperaturs of the past. Only available in 10 mm diameter.
Pressed powder pellets
matrix matched
nano-particulate
ultrahomogeneous
extremely pure
binder free
Classification
Recharacterized Material
Category
Carbonates
Location
Kume Island
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.