Learn About - Quartz

Quartz is one of the most common minerals on the face of the Earth. It is found in nearly every geological environment and is at least a component of almost every rock type. It is also the most varied in terms of varieties, colors and forms.  

Quartz crystal is used in mechanical movements, like your quartz watch. It is even used to make the silicon chips inside your computer because you guessed it, Quartz is rich in silicon.