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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

Information Circular 1992-17


Zeolite, Perlite, Fullers Earth, Diatomite, Kaolin


by the BC Geological Survey


View Information Circular 1992-17 (PDF, 1.1 MB)


This brochure briefly describes Zeolite, Perlite, Fullers Earth, Diatomite, and Kaolin deposits, discussing BC's reserves, production and markets for these resources.  It has a location map of selected major occurrences within BC.

To create your own, updated list of these deposits, use the MINFILE/www SEARCH.


All publications of the BC Geological Survey are available digitally, free of charge, from this website.


For questions or more information on geology and minerals in British Columbia contact BCGS Mailbox or call toll free (BC Residents only).