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limestone

A rock formed of organic fossil remains of shells, composed mostly of calcium carbonate.
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The overview of the Lime Stone market comprises its definition, its key applications, and manufacturing technologies that are used.
Responding another question, Raja said that the Deputy Commissioner has constituted a four member committee comprising Assistant Commissioner, Assistant Director Mines and Minerals, Survey and Drawing officer Mines and Minerals department Rawalpindi and Surveyor Mines and Minerals department Attock to access the quantum of loss caused to government on account of illegal excavations of lime stone in the area.
Five lime stone samples were collected from FBC Power Plant.
The company got a reputed engineering firm of France to conduct a survey to determine the quality of the available lime stone deposits in the area near the site.
Director Mineral said Khyber, Bajaur and Mohmand Agency contributed 0.24 pc, 3.51 pc and 96.25 pc of Marble production respectively; 14.5 pc 55.62 pc 29.89 pc of coal was extracted from Kurram, Orakzai and FR Kohat; Lime stone was majorly produced in Khyber Agency (55 pc and FR Kohat (29.89 pc while only 0.09 pc in Bajaur Agency; 96pc of the Soap Stone was dredged from Mohmand Agency, 3.28 pc from Khyber Agency and 0.27 pc from Bajaur Agency; 56.15 pc of Chromite was taken out from Mohmand Agency, 42.59 pc from North Waziristan, and 1.26 pc from Bajaur; whereas Fluorite & Verma Kite were dig out only in Khyber Agency; all of Serpentine & Clay in Mohmand Agency; and Manganese & Mica were only extracted in Bajaur Agency.
He said Sindh has rich reserves of lime stone and granite besides a big chain of marble processing indusial units for value added and finished products production in Karachi.
The monastery is made up with lime stone and built up in semi-ashlar and semi-dipper style with mud motor in site and kanjor stone has been used in molding.
Seven tenders for the supply of (a) 200 tons yellow dent corn, (b) 200 tons cotton seeds meal, (c) 100 tons sunflower seeds meal, (d) 50 tons soybean meal, (e) 150 tons wheat bran, (f) 50 tons rice milling residuals & (g) 400 tons lime stone.
Two momarsa for the supply of 160 tons yellow dent corn & 200 tons lime stone.
According to a notification, the materials like hospital waste cotton, waste lint and cotton, lime stone, wood saw dust, husk, color dyes, wood shoving rice polish, com cobs, khokari etc were being used to make the products.