Asbestos

CAS RN:1332-21-4

Decomposition

Asbestos minerals, despite a relatively high fusion temperature, are completely decomposed at temperatures of 1,000 deg C.
The resistance of the asbestos fibers to attack by reagents other than acid is excellent up to temperatures of approximately 100 deg C with rapid deterioration observed at higher temperatures.
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