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CHARACTERIZATION OF CLAYS FOR MAKING CERAMIC POTS AND WATER FILTERS AT MUKONDENI VILLAGE, LIMPOPO PROVINCE, SOUTH AFRICA

@inproceedings{AmponsahDacosta2013CHARACTERIZATIONOC,
  title={CHARACTERIZATION OF CLAYS FOR MAKING CERAMIC POTS AND WATER FILTERS AT MUKONDENI VILLAGE, LIMPOPO PROVINCE, SOUTH AFRICA},
  author={F. Amponsah-Dacosta},
  year={2013}
}
  • F. Amponsah-Dacosta
  • Published 2013
  • Geography
  • Clay is a raw material that has many uses across the different industries. The principal use of clay at Mukondeni Village is making of pots, which are based on traditional paintings of Venda and Tsonga people and are sold to tourists, businesses and local people. Although the knowledge of using raw clay for making of ceramic pots is known to many throughout the world; very little scientific studies have been conducted to establish the basic characteristics of clays for this purpose. The main… CONTINUE READING
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