Is the mineral topaz rare?

Answer Topaz is found worldwide and not rare. Its translucent colors are white, yellow, green, brown or red, or a mixture of those colors. The rarest colors and most prized are green, pink, and a red-oran... Read More »

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Is yellow topaz rare?

According to the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Texas, yellow topaz is common, and costs less than $50 per carat. Blue is the most common, and reds, pinks and violets are th... Read More »

Where Is the Mineral Topaz Found?

Topaz is one of the hardest and most versatile of naturally occurring gemstones. Technically classified as a mineral, topaz can be found all over the globe, and occurs in a rainbow array of colors ... Read More »

Are rainbow topaz&mystic topaz the same gemstone?

Rainbow and mystic topaz are the same gemstone. Mystic or rainbow topaz begins as a clear, colorless stone and is then put through a process called thin film deposition that creates a number of dif... Read More »

What is the trace mineral boron good for I have seen it listed on mineral supplements.?

Boron as an element is widely present in soil and water, and may be an essential mineral for animals and humans. The dietary intake of boron is about 1 or 2 mg per day. Boron has the potential to i... Read More »