Chao, Edward C. T. U.S. Geological Survey, Department of the Interior, Reston, Virginia.
Moore, Paul B. Department of the Geophysical Sciences, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
Helman, Marc L. Department of Geological Sciences, University of Durham, Durham, United Kingdom.
Schreiber, B. Charlotte Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Queens College, New York, New York.
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Minerals containing the sulfate anion (SO42−). Most metals and their ores react with sulfuric acid to give metal sulfates, and oxidation of metal sulfides produces sulfates. Gypsum is the most common sulfate mineral.
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