Industrial minerals’ nuclear importance

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Published: Thursday, 06 September 2012

The nuclear industry is still growing and industrial minerals are growing with it

 
 Ikata nuclear power plant in Japan, owned and
operated by the Shikoku Electric Power Company
By Wayne Yamada

Industrial minerals are used in a wide variety of end-markets from paper to refractory bricks but one of the lesser known uses is the nuclear power industry.

Nuclear power has...

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