Use of clinoptilolite in industry and academia focuses on its ion exchange properties having a strong exchange affinity for ammonia (NH4+). A typical example of this is in its use as an enzyme based urea sensor. It is also used as fertiliser.
Research is generally focussed around the shores of the Aegean Sea due to the abundance of natural clinoptilolite in easily accessible surface deposits.
The effect of a natural zeolite (clinoptilolite) on the performance of broiler chickens and the quality of their litter.(Report)
Nov 01, 2008; ABSTRACT : The objective of this study was to assess the effect of clinoptilolite (a natural zeolite) on growth and...