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Chemical industry applications of industrial minerals and metals.
Bureau of Mines
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, 1993 Sep; :1-167
Preparing a report on the use of minerals in the chemical industry requires the difficult task of defining the chemical industry itself. This paper does not attempt to define every chemical produced from every mineral, nor to address organic chemicals, but to provide a broad perspective of the large- to medium-sized minerals-consuming sectors of the chemical industry.
Chemical-industry; Consumption; Economic-factors; Exports; Imports; International-trade; Metals; Mineral-economics; Minerals; Pollution-regulations; Production; Sectoral-analysis Statistical-analysis; Surpluses; Toxic-substances
NTIS Accession No.
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines
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