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By Phillip Crowson

Considered as one of many major resources of condensed minerals info, this new version of the Minerals guide includes uniform statistical facts on fifty two of the main industrially very important minerals. New additions during this addition comprise Coal and Soda Ash. The creation is produced from numerous precis pages offering a long way achieving information on worldwide elements of minerals info, comparable to the price of annual creation and the import dependence of significant economies. For the non-specialist, the Minerals instruction manual might be used as an introductory advisor to global minerals, drawing jointly facts from basic and secondary info distinctive in appendices, and pointing the best way to unique assets. For the professional it acts as an invaluable brand new reference software, comprising key technical details, permitting transparent comparisons, and supplying adequate facts to permit trained debate on minerals coverage.

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A. a. a. udsas :arsen ic is ph:ased ou t of some uses on enviro nmen tal grou nd s. ) VALUE OF ANNUAL PRODUCTION S32 million (arse nic trioxide at 1995 prices). 30 74 12 4 • 2 ARSEN IC-PR ICES SUBSTITUTES Substitutes exist in most end uses, although sometimes at higher COSt. The imposition of increasingly tight environmental regulations is eneuuraging rapid substitution and the search for alternative products, partir because of the mandated closure of production facilities. t\ wide variety of organic compounds substitute for arsenical insecticides and herbicides.

European producers filed an anti-dumping petition against Chinese exports in May 1992, setting in train a long investigatory process by the European Commission. Chinese shippers cut thei r exports from 1991 onwards in response to overseas complaints but the gap was pardy filled by rising sales, often oflow

But unspecified. reserves. The reserve base is 1- 3 million lonnes and world resources contain approximately 11 million wones of arsenic. Arsenic trioxide has 76% conuined arsenic. Ghana Namibia PRODUCT lYE CAP"CITY ('"Of TOTAll "'4 nONNES I It,. 3 Europe Belgium Germany Portugal Russia 28 ARSEN IC-WORLO PRODUCTIO N A N D PRODU CTIVE CA PACITY REfINH Y PRODUCTION Of ARSE N IC PRODUCTIVE TR I O XIOE CAPACI T Y 1"4 Of TOTAL) (TON NESI 1993 IIONNES) 1990 199. 9 10200 31500 North America Canada Central & South America Bolivia Chile Mexico Peru WORLD TOTALS of wh ic h: Deyeloped Countries Deyeloping Cou ntries fOf"mer Centrally Planned 31000 Ghana also produced large tonnages of non-commercial material from gold-roasting.

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