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Synthetic quartz is made via the hydrothermal process and leaves residue behind sometimes. This video shows what that residue looks like and certain characteristics of it. Synthetic quartz is a huge problem in the trade and can be identified. Some material is definitely more challenging than others. But this video is to aid you on what to look for.