Minerals and their Uses
Every segment of society uses minerals and mineral resources every day. The roads we ride or drive on and the buildings we live learn and work in all contain minerals. Below is a selected list of commonly used metallic and nonmetallic minerals, ore minerals, mineral by products, aggregates and rock types that are used to make products we use in our daily life.
Aggregates, Aluminum, Antimony, Asbestos, Basalt, Barium, Beryllium, Bismuth, Boron, Bromine, Calcium, Cement, Chromium, Cobalt, Copper, Diamond, Diatomite, Dolomite, Feldspar, Fluorite, Garnet, Germanium, Gold, Granite, Graphite, Gypsum, Halite, Iodine, Iron Ore, Lead, Limestone, Lithium, Magnesium, Manganese, Mercury, Mica, Molybdenum, Nickel, Phosphate rock, Platinum Group Metals (PGMs), Potash, Pyrite, Quartz, Sandstone, Silica / Silicon, Silver, Strontium, Sulfur, Talc, Tin, Titanium, Trona, Tungsten, Uranium, Zeolites, Zinc, Zirconium etc.,
BTH undertakes majority of testing parameters of Ores & Minerals such as
|Purity||Specific Gravity||Bulk Density||Silica|
|Loss on ignition||Heavy Metals||Moisture||Ash/ Acid insoluble ash|
|Potassium||Sieve Analysis||Manganese||Oil Absorption|
|Nickel||Acid insoluble matter||Metallic iron||Water soluble matter|