What is feldspar used for?


What is feldspar used for?


Feldspar is not just one mineral. It is a group of minerals that all contain alumina and silica. Feldspars make up the most abundant group of minerals on our planet. They can be pink, white, brown, or gray in color and have a Mohs hardness of 6 to 6.5.

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Common Minerals & Their Uses


Chapter 6 / Lesson 13

Explore common minerals and uses of minerals in everyday life. Discover which mineral has shiny silicate material, and learn about mica uses in everyday life.

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