What Is The Mineral Galena Used For?


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Anonymous answered
Galena is  used for lots of die ferent things one is batteries
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Aisha answered
Galena is a mineral that is the most abundant form of Lead Sulfide. It is used for manufacturing of Kohl, that is a form of eye cosmetic. It is also used as crystal in crystal radio sets that are now abandoned.
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DOC MOST answered
Galena is used as a semiconductor in electronics (similar to germanium,selenium,silicon,carborundum) but it has the lowest forward drop voltage as a passive rectifier for detecting electricity.lead sulfide has the easiest electron orbit drop level of any known easily available natural substance.
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chelsea andrews answered
It can be used for cavity fillings and can be a replacement for limestone! Also it is used in some radio sets. Galena also has a very sweet taste!!!

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