Magnesium Silicate

Emily Stoller

Also Known as Talcum Powder

Talcum powder is most commonly known to be used in baby powder. It is also used for many other everyday things like cosmetics and a filler/whitener for paint.

Physical properties

Its is a white, odorless and very separated (not chunky) powder (It is used as an anti-caking agent). The elements included are Magnesium, silicon, oxygen and hydrogen.