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Limestone - A crucial and versatile industrial mineral commodity

Uses and availability of limestone and related commodities such as lime and portland cement. Hazards of limestone terranes due to erosion and sinkhole formation.

by Bliss, James D.; Hayes, Timothy S.; and Orris, Greta J.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2008-3089
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Related topics:
Building stone resources, Economic geology, Mining and quarrying, Sedimentary rocks, Sinkhole formation, Mineral deposit areas
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