Chapter 14. Arkansas Nepheline Syenite as an Alternative Economic Fluxing Agent in Ceramic Formulations

  1. William M. Carty
  1. S. Balkwill and
  2. A. Kenneth Bougher

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470294673.ch14

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 22, Issue 2

Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 22, Issue 2

How to Cite

Balkwill, S. and Bougher, A. K. (2008) Arkansas Nepheline Syenite as an Alternative Economic Fluxing Agent in Ceramic Formulations, in Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 22, Issue 2 (ed W. M. Carty), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470294673.ch14

Author Information

  1. Old Hickory Clay Company, Hickory, Kentucky

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375723

Online ISBN: 9780470294673

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Keywords:

  • syenite;
  • ceramic formulations;
  • sanitaryware;
  • tile formulations;
  • rheology

Summary

This paper presents the results of studies that were conducted on sanitaryware and tile formulations that included various proportions of Arkansas nepheline syenite as an alternative economic fluxing agent. The studies include rheology and fired measurements on the ceramic formulations containing Arkansas nepheline syenite.