USE OF MINERAL FILLERS, GRANULES, AND ROOFING ROCK IN CALIFORNIA ASPHALT CONSUMING INDUSTRIES

NON-METALLIC MINERAL TYPES, QUANTITIES, SPECIFICATIONS, AND USES ARE EXAMINED AS A BASIS FOR IMPROVING THEIR SUPPLY, CONSERVATION, AND UTILIZATION. INCLUDED ARE SUPPLY-DEMAND DETAILS CONCERNING MINERAL FILLERS, ROOFING GRANULES, AND ROOFING ROCK USED IN ASPHALT, ALONG WITH HIGHLIGHTS ON PRODUCTION AND SALES OF ROOFING, FLOOR TILE, AND OTHER RELATED ASPHALT PRODUCTS OF CALIFORNIA. COMPARABLE DATA FOR THE UNITED STATES ARE INCLUDED. THE PRIMARY OBJECTIVES OF THIS SERIES OF STUDIES ARE TO GUIDE THE FORMULATION OF PROGRAMS WHICH WILL ASSIST PRIVATE INDUSTRY IN ESTABLISHING ADEQUATE SUPPLIES OF INDUSTRIAL MINERAL RAW MATERIALS OF SUITABLE QUALITY AND AT MINIMUM COST, TO FURNISH MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES WITH DATA ON RAW MATERIAL SUPPLIES, AND TO ENABLE THE MINING INDUSTRY TO ASCERTAIN, IN GENERAL, QUANTITY REQUIREMENTS AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR RAW MATERIALS AND WHERE MINERAL PRODUCTS MIGHT BE MARKETED.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Info CirculAR 8300, 56 PP, 6 FIG, 19 TAB, 18 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Bureau of Mines /US

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  • Authors:
    • Key, W W
  • Publication Date: 1966

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  • Accession Number: 00210608
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 4 1994 12:00AM