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Hardness – 9 on Mohs scale
Toughness – Excellent
Heat – High heat can cause change in color or clarity
Light – Generally stable, but irradiated yellow stones fade quickly
Chemicals – Can harm fillings and remove oil
Steam – Never for fracture- or cavity-filled stones
Ultrasonic – Never for fracture- or cavity-filled stones
Warm, soapy water – Safe, but avoid strong detergents
Heating – Improves the colour and clarity ? good stability ? can be undetectable
Lattice diffusion – creates red colour ? good stability ? detectable
Fracture-filling – improves clarity ? fair stability ? heat and chemicals can destroy filling ? detectable
Lead glass filling – improves clarity ? poor stability ? detectable