Potassium borofluoride may be readily prepared from cryolite.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 441, June 14, 1884." by Various
A mixture of equal parts of cryolite and barium chloride is very good in soldering bronze or aluminum alloys.
"Practical Mechanics for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
And we would have to have cryolite ore to serve as the solvent in the smelting process.
"Space Prison" by Tom Godwin
The principal resources of the island are sealskins, eider-down, oil, and cryolite.
"Wealth of the World's Waste Places and Oceania" by Jewett Castello Gilson
Cryolite is now melted by electricity.
"Diggers in the Earth" by Eva March Tappan
The mineral cryolite occurs at Ivigtut and is mined by soda-making establishments in the United States.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
Cryolite is used today to form a molten bath in which the bauxite is electrolytically reduced to aluminum.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
The mineral cryolite is mined in Greenland.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
Cryolite occurs almost exclusively at Ivigtut (sometimes written Evigtok) on the Arksut Fjord in S.W.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 7" by Various
It is a trading station for the Esquimaux, and also has a mine, from which large quantities of cryolite are obtained.
"First at the North Pole" by Edward Stratemeyer