New minerals found in Tongbai, Henan Province

2022-06-13 0 By

A Chinese research team has discovered and named a new natural mineral, empty iron tetrahedrite, in the Yindongpo gold mine in Tongbai County, Henan Province, the provincial bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources said Wednesday.In 2022, the year of mineralogy recognized by the International Association of Mineralogy, the discovery of empty iron tetrahedrite is the first new mineral discovered in the world in 2022.Source: Qingxiao