Adjective "Jarosite" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jarosite


    Definition:

    1. a yellowish or brownish mineral, a hydrous sulfate of potassium and iron, KFe 3 (SO 4) 2 (OH) 6 , occurring in small crystals or large masses.

    Examples:

    "residues can be jarosite."

    "wastes can be jarosite."

    "dumpings can be jarosite."

    "by-products can be jarosite."