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Chemical weathering is a process in which rocks are broken down by chemical processes such as oxidation, dissolution or hydration.

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Weathering is the breaking down of rocks, soil, and minerals as well as wood and artificial materials through contact with the Earth's atmosphere, waters, and ...

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Chemical weathering takes place in almost all types of rocks. ... The most common types of chemical weathering are oxidation, hydrolysis and carbonation.

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Water, and many chemical compounds found in water, is the main agent of chemical weathering. Feldspar, one of the most abundant rock-forming minerals,  ...

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Chemical weathering is caused by rain water reacting with the mineral grains in rocks to form new minerals (clays) and soluble salts. These reactions occur ...

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Chemical weathering definition, any of the various weathering processes that cause exposed rock to undergo chemical decomposition, changing the chemical  ...

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Chemical weathering is what happens when rocks are broken down and chemically altered. Learn about the different types of chemical weathering,...

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Feb 24, 2012 ... Chemical weathering wears down rocks through chemical reactions.

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Apr 24, 2017 ... Chemical weathering occurs when rocks are weakened and broken down through chemical reactions. This process involves a chemical ...

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Chemical Weathering This is when weathering involves the reaction of some chemicals on rocks. Some rocks (such as limestone and chalk) are more prone to  ...