11.16 Gypsum Manufacturing - US EPA
11.16 Gypsum Manufacturing 11.16.1 Process Description1-2 Gypsum is calcium sulfate dihydrate (CaSO4 2H2O), a white or gray naturally occurring mineral. Raw gypsum ore is processed into a variety of products such as a portland cement additive, soil conditioner, industrial and building plasters, and gypsum wallboard. To produce plasters or wallboard, gypsumProduction Process Of Gypsum Granules - BookZone,Patent US4264543 Process for manufacturing Synthetic absorbent granules of calcium sulfate dihydrate are manufactured by a process which utilizes a commercial type of dry powdered gypsum plaster or calcium,Five stages of gypsum production process | Stone Crusher,,15/01/2012· Gypsum ore, from quarries and underground mines, is crushed and stockpiled near a plant. Asneeded, the stockpiled ore is further crushed and screened to about 50 millimeters (2 inches) in diameter. If the moisture content of the mined ore is greater than about 0.5 weight percent, the ore must be dried in a rotary dryer or a heated roller mill.