Uses of Magensium Carbonate

  • It is used in Pan-Masala & Gutkha preparation due to soothing action in throat and to make Gutkha powder homogeneous with tobacco, katha, supari.It is basically antacid & laxative. So tobacco user can not suffer from acidity, constipation and Magnesium defficiency in blood .It is also useful for prevention of brittleness of teeth & bone.
  • It is used in paper Industries to make paper more white, shiny & smooth.
  • It is used in Ink Industries.
  • It is used in cosmetic Industries especially in talcum powder, face powder, body powder, etc.
  • It is extensively used as hot & cold insulation material.
  • It is also used in fertilizer industries.
  • Magnesium Carbonate refractory grade is used in Kiln Bricks.
  • Magnesium Carbonate food grade is used in confectionary & bubble gum as an antisticking agent.
  • It is used in preparing soft drinks especially effervescent lemon, ginger etc.
  • As an anticaking agent in free flow table salts.
  • It is generally used in Rubber & plastic industries as filler and to make rubber Light and improves tensile strength.