In the kitchen ...
Minerals used to make pots and pans
Pots and pans are made of a variety of metals, and these all come from different minerals. Some pans have a non-stick coating made from fluorine. Fluorine comes from the mineral fluorite.
Together, these minerals make pots and pans:
- Heat conductors
Bauxite (top right), goethite and fluorite are used to make pot and pans
Find out about the minerals we use every day...
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