Critical Metals: Zinc
May 2014 by Chris RalphIn this article, part of an ongoing series taking a look at critical metals in our economy, we will examine the mining and use of the metal zinc.
The Lucky Friday is already one of North America’s deepest hard-rock mines. Now, the 62-year-old mine is about to get much deeper.
“We feel that we can clean up an area that has been abandoned after 100 years of mining,” Lyon said.
There seem to be two possibilities for the future of this disease and either way there will be an effect on the price of gold.
In the simplest sense, drills can be divided by their mode of action—percussion, rotary or a mixture of the two.
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One of the oldest sayings in the mining exploration world is that if you are going to search for a new mine, one of the best places to look is near an existing, proven property.
We walked around for hours in amazement like little kids that just got let loose in a toy store without adult supervision.
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