The Bawl Mill
January 2006 by Staff• Cell phone tax is un-appealing
• Awkwardly dressed
• Would Mother approve?
At the Gold Quarry open-pit mine, a massive electric shovel scoops 40 tons of earth in a single bite and dumps it into a 325,000-pound truck the size of a two-story house.
The concentrate is just the heaviest of the heavy minerals but some sulfides are sneaking in there also with the gold...
• Do as I say, not as I do...
• By the numbers...
• Conformation for some
• Congress canceling regulations
I was working on an article to submit to you and had been for a couple of months. It won’t be the first. I had something occur that made me put off the article—safety! My article was concerning mineral processing at home.
Surging global demand for copper has breathed new life into the mining industry in Chingola, a short drive from the Congolese border on top of some of the richest copper deposits in the world.
One of the reasons I am bringing this article forward to readers now is that the mine personnel are celebrating the production of 150 million ounces of silver since 1986.
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