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Minerals used to make pens and paper
Wolframite is an ore mineral of the metal tungsten. Tungsten is used to make the nibs of pens.
Minerals like clay, mica, talc and baryte are mixed with wood pulp to make paper.
Wolframite (top right), clay minerals and talc are used to make pens and paper
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