Chapter 14. Fixation of Carbon Dioxide into Inorganic Carbonates: The Natural and Artificial “Weathering of Silicates”

  1. Prof., Dr. Michele Aresta
  1. Ron Zevenhoven and
  2. Johan Fagerlund

Published Online: 25 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629916.ch14

Carbon Dioxide as Chemical Feedstock

Carbon Dioxide as Chemical Feedstock

How to Cite

Zevenhoven, R. and Fagerlund, J. (2010) Fixation of Carbon Dioxide into Inorganic Carbonates: The Natural and Artificial “Weathering of Silicates”, in Carbon Dioxide as Chemical Feedstock (ed M. Aresta), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629916.ch14

Editor Information

  1. University of Bari, Department of Chemistry and CIRCC, 70126 Bari, Italy

Author Information

  1. Abo Akademi University, 20500 Abo/Turku, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 15 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527324750

Online ISBN: 9783527629916

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Keywords:

  • Carbon dioxide mineralization;
  • inorganic carbonate;
  • carbon capture and storage;
  • natural fixation;
  • aqueous carbonation;
  • mineral carbonation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Inorganic Carbonate Uses and Natural Resources

  • Natural Fixation of CO2 in Carbonates

  • Process Routes to Valuable Carbonate Products

  • Mineral Carbonation for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)

  • Other Carbonate Production Processes and Applications

  • Acknowledgments

  • References