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Geotherm. Res. 139 (2005) 185–210.

Stumm and J. J. Morgan, Aquatic Chemistry: An Introduction Emphasizing Chemical Equilibria in Natural Waters, 3rd edn. (John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1996). 13. K. B. Krauskopf, Introduction to Geochemistry, International Series in the Earth and Planetary Sciences (McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1967). FA December 10, 2008 15:45 AOGS 2007 - SE Volume 9in x 6in b672-V13-ch03 Advances in Geosciences Vol. 13: Solid Earth (2007) Ed. com PRUKSWAN CHETANACHAN National Institute of Health, Department of Medical Sciences, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand PORNSAWAT WATHANAKUL Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University, Bangkok 10900, Thailand NARIN SIRIKULRAT Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University, Muang, Chiang Mai, 50200 Thailand; The Glass and Glass Products Research and Development Laboratory, Institute for Science and Technology Research and Development, Chiang Mai University Silica or glass sand is a special type of quartz sand that is suitable for glassmaking, because of its high silica content, and its low content of iron oxide and other compounds.

The sand grains in most deposits were mainly angular-to-rounded, except in some areas of either angular or rounded grains. Chemical analysis showed that the sands ∗ Work partially supported by The Graduate School of Chiang Mai University and The Office of the National Research Council of Thailand. 23 FA December 10, 2008 15:45 AOGS 2007 - SE Volume 9in x 6in b672-V13-ch03 P. Dararutana et al. 24 contained more than 95wt% silica and low content of Fe, Al, Ca, Mg, Na, and K. The concentration levels of these components in the samples confirm with internationally acceptable standard for glass production.

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