Frequently occurs in nature mixed with calcite, forming dolomite or dolomitic limestone deposits.
Practically insoluble in water, acetone, and ammonia. Reacts in acids.
- CAS: 546-93-0
- Appearance: White fine powder
- Odor: Odorless
- Taste: Tasteless
Magnesium Carbonate is a common cosmetic ingredient. It can be found in toothpaste, medicines, and soft drinks. It is also used in dusting powders and deodorants as an anti-caking agent and a perfume carrier.