Magnetite Black Oxide

General Application

Magnetite is used as a raw black pigment in ceramic glazes, as well as non-ceramic products like polishing compounds, cosmetics, medicines, fillers, construction materials, and inks. As the most magnetic mineral on Earth, magnetite is highly effective as a contrast agent in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). Also known as black iron oxide, magnetite is a reliable source of iron for ceramic applications

  • Cost effective
  • Provides ceramic glaze colouration after being fired at high temperatures
  • Suitable for corrosion-resistant purposes and paints
  • Suitable for coal washing due to high density and fine milling
  • Able to be recovered by magnetic separation after coal washing
  • Non-fouling; subsequent treatment stages are unaffected by trace deposits
  • High purity; free of hematite, sulphides, etc.

 

Specifications

Ferrous iron oxide magnetite (Fe304) is the concentrate of magnetite ore that contains 96% magnetics. Higher iron levels can be achieved through further magnetic separation and milling.

  • Durable and stable
  • Grain size ranges from coarse to ultra-fine
  • Meets requirements of centrifuge-assisted dense medium separation and coal preparation

 

General Information

Magnetite is named for its strong magnetism. It is a lustrous, black mineral that occurs naturally in igneous and metamorphic crystals, masses, and as a loose sand. The magnetism is generated by the spinel arrangement with transference of electrons between the two different ions.

Data Sheets

Magnetite-Black Oxide

Magnetite Water Filter Grade

Packaging

Choose the packaging and shipping arrangement that best suits your needs, from small packaging to bulk bags or custom sizes made just for you. We can accommodate virtually any size, from one metric ton to thousands.

Convenience

We maintain competitive pricing in an effort to win and retain your business for as long as you need us. Our goal is to meet the needs of every customer, including those with special requests and demanding production schedules.

A 15-day general turnaround for manufacturing allows us to get your compounds to you as quickly as possible, so you can keep up with the demands of your business. Contact us to get in touch with a distributor in your area if you don’t have time to wait for materials.

We currently ship to 44 countries across the world and we’re happy to ship to yours, too. The dependable and professional logistics channels we have in place make it easy to offer great pricing and service regardless of your location.

African Pegmatite

With 48 years as professionals in mining and manufacturing, we have the insight, network, and experience to offer you the very best in quality, service, and efficiency. We’ve been accredited by the ISO 9001 since 2002 and have most recently met the 2015 standard.

We aim to provide the very best materials available to our customers, and become your one-stop shop for colourants, minerals, compounds, and more.

If you’d like to become a distributor of African Pegmatite products, get in touch with us and we’ll customise an arrangement with you.