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State of the Art of Solution Mining for Salt, Potash and Soda Ash.
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This report was designed to acquaint Bureau of Mines personnel with the state of the art of solution mining for three nonmetallic commodities--salt, potash, and soda ash. The basic geologic and market position of each commodity is described and the current mining practices and research areas are outlined. Research needs and programs to alleviate them are identified. A glossary of terms used in the solution mining industry is included as well as a selected bibliography.
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Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division