VCIs for Environmentally Safe Maintenance
February 2001 by StaffA new preventative maintenance program utilizing environmentally friendly Vapor Corrosion Inhibitors (VCIs) is becoming a reality in major mining operations today.
Father’s Day in Australia was on September 2, and it’s a day a group of miners from “down under” won’t soon forget.
...was all this about grazing fees and the desert tortoise, or something more?
Investors around the world are taking a good hard look at some of the emerging developments regarding dollar creation and are clearly having second thoughts about their dollar-denominated investments.
The Bush administration publicly announced they are against The Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act of 2007 (HR 2262), a bill that would drastically revise the 1872 Mining Law.
This assay system of ounces per ton sounds simple enough, but the use of the metric system and the additional measuring terms of “grams per ton” and “parts per million” (ppm) has created some misunderstanding of ore value.
Take a look at the picture—it’s pretty simple and you can build it yourself.
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