B. N. Minerals

Yellow Ochre Mineral


Yellow Ochre Mineral

We are one of the most dependable Yellow Ocher Exporters and Suppliers based in India. Yellow Ocher is a natural earth containing clay tinted by hydrous forms of iron oxide, such as goethite, and traces of gypsum or manganese carbonate. Yellow Ocher was designated by the mineral name limonite. Depending upon the content of Hydrated Iron Oxide, the color of ocher varies from light yellow to golden. Like Red Iron Oxides (hematite), Yellow Ocher is found around the world and has been used as pigments.

Applications :
  • Natural gas and oil well drilling
  • Paints and Dyes
  • Ceramics
  • Animal feed
  • Fertilizer
  • Brake Lining
  • Cement

Attributes :
  • Impurities free Ferruginous
  • Withstands high pressure
  • Non toxic
  • Heat resistant
  • Absorbs high amount of oil
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Long lasting
  • Smooth

Properties :
  • Density : 2.9-4.3
  • Hardness : 4.0-5.5
  • Refractive Index : 2.260-2.398