What Are Common Minerals Found in Glass?

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There are several different minerals that are found in glass. The most common ones are sodium carbonate, limestone and magnesium carbonate. The other main ingredient in glass is sand.
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Mineral glass gets hardened by a tempering process and is more likely to break than plexiglass. Although this is the case, mineral glass remains more scratch-resistant than plexiglass
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Common sedimentary rock made of primarily the mineral calcite.
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borax.
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