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What does zinc alum look like? Can you detect it?

What does zinc alum look like? Can you detect it?
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Hello, thank you for using this service. I wish to introduce myself. I am Michael, a Research Librarian with 20+ years of experience.

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Went ahead to locate pictures of what zinc alum looks like as posted in the link below:

http://www.belmontmetals.com/product-category/zinc-alloys/

In terms of detection, it seems from the information in the link below that it can be done although a bit difficult

http://www.metaldetectorsinc.com/FAQRetrieve.aspx?ID=47324

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I believe it can look like the picture you have posted as below is a link of the properties of this type of steel

https://www.metcoat.com/corrosion-resistant-coatings.htm

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