Flint formation took place millions of years ago. There are a variety of Flint Uses and the Flint Reserves are found in many countries around the world. The rocks in the earth’s crust continuously undergo changes in their composition which leads to formation of other rocks. Each rock has a unique formation process. Formation of Flint is explained below:
- Flint is formed by the decomposition and compaction of various organisms such as sponges and diatoms under the water.
Along with Flint Formation, also learn about Flint composition and transformation in the next section.