Cinnabar has been used for its color since antiquity in the Near East, including as
a rouge-type cosmetic, in the New World since the Olmec culture, and in China ...
Cinnabar is a toxic, nonmetallic mineral composed of mercury and sulfur. It is the
most important ore of mercury and was once widely used as a pigment.
Cinnabar is the chief mineral composed of the element mercury, and is a very
important ore ... Cinnabar has been historically used as a vermilion pigment.
Student Name. Abstract. Cinnabar is a very interesting mineral that has historical
significance as well as financial uses. It has had a medical impact as well a a ...
Sep 19, 2011 ... Cinnabar is a blood-red mineral, and one of the primary ores of mercury. It has
been excavated by humans around the world for millennia, used ...
Cinnabar, or mercury sulphide (HgS) is a highly toxic, naturally occurring form of
mercury mineral, which was used in the ancient past for producing a bright ...
Apr 29, 2008 ... Mercury is a major toxic metal ranking top in the Toxic Substances List. Cinnabar
(contains mercury sulfide) has been used in traditional ...
Chemistry: HgS, Mercury Sulfide; Class: Sulfides and Sulfosalts; Uses: ...
Cinnabar is a colorful mineral that adds a unique color to the mineral color
Apr 26, 2015 ... Cinnabar is a beautiful but toxic red mineral made of mercury (ll) sulfide. It's used
as a source of mercury and to make an artist's pigment called ...
This is the more common ore of cinnabar, also from nevada. ... Most mercury is
used for the manufacture of industrial chemicals and for electrical and electronic