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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cinnabar

Cinnabar and cinnabarite likely deriving from the Ancient Greek: κιννάβαρι ( kinnabari), refer to ... 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  ...

geology.com/minerals/cinnabar.shtml

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.

www.minerals.net/mineral/cinnabar.aspx

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.

owlcation.com/stem/Cinnabar-A-Beautiful-But-Toxic-Mineral-Ore-and-Pigment

Jun 16, 2017 ... 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 ...

scienceline.org/2011/09/mineral-monday-cinnabar

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 ...

www.usouthal.edu/geology/haywick/GY302/poster1.pdf

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 cultural impact throughout  ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2755212

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 ...

www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/2012/254582

May 24, 2012 ... Cinnabar, a naturally occurring mercuric sulfide (HgS), has long been used in Chinese mineral medicine for more than 2000 years. Although ...

www.realorrepro.com/article/Cinnabar

In its original form, cinnabar is crystallized red mercuric sulphide (HgS), the main ore bearing mercury. Cinnabar has been used for thousands of years as a ...