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Organizations relating to Minerals

World Mining Congress / Katowice, Poland / Est. 1958
European Petrochemical Luncheon International Association / Brasschaat, Belgium / Est. 1981
Federation of European Zeolite Associations / Zagreb, Croatia / Est. 1995
European Association of Mining Industries, Metal Ores and Industrial Minerals / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1996
IAGOD Commission on Tectonics of Ore Deposits / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1970
Australasian Cave and Karst Management Association / Mount Compass, Australia / Est. 1987
Convention Concerning Safety in the Use of Asbestos / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1986
International Natural Zeolite Association / Chestnut Hill MA, USA / Est. 2005
European Lime Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1990
ASEAN Federation of Mining Associations / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Est. 1984
Scientific Association of European Talc Industry / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1977
World Sand Sculpting Academy / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1990
European Certification Board for Mineral Wool Products / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2000
International Mine Water Association / Wendelstein, Germany / Est. 1979
Perlite Institute / Harrisburg PA, USA / Est. 1949
European Minerals Foundation
International Association on the Genesis of Ore Deposits / Est. 1964
International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy and Minerals Production
International Lime Association / Cologne, Germany / Est. 1970
IAGOD Commission on Thermodynamics of Ore Forming Fluids / Moscow, Russia
Nordic Gypsum Association / Copenhagen, Denmark
Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits / Prague, Czech Rep / Est. 1965
Federación Latinoamericana de Trabajadores de las Industrias Metalúrgicas, Mecanicas y Mineras / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Est. 1991
European Mineralogical Union / Jena, Germany / Est. 1987
Interoceanmetal Joint Organization / Szczecin, Poland / Est. 1987

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World Problems relating to Minerals

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Brine disposal
Copper ore and concentrates shortage
Restrictive practices in mineral fuels trade
Environmental hazards from mineral exploitation of seabed resources
Long-term shortage of crude fertilizers and crude minerals, excluding coal, petroleum and precious stones
Environmental hazards from non-metallic mineral products industries
Long-term shortage of metalliferous ores and metal scrap
Threatened habitats of bare sand
Underutilization of tar sands as an energy source
Excessive reliance on mineral fertilizers
Health hazards of asbestos
Deterioration in soil fertility
Threatened species of Felis margarita scheffeli

Action Strategies relating to Minerals

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Banning asbestos

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