Mineral Products

 

Overview

U.S. Mine Corp. produces a wide variety of minerals used across industries with extensive distribution throughout the Western United States.  Our mining and processing facility is located in central California enabling easy and economic distribution throughout Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah,  Washington, and Wyoming.

Colored Glass Sands

US Mine Corp. Colored Glass Sands meet the highest glass manufacturing standards and are available in various dimensions for the container glass, plate glass, and construction industry.

Clear Glass Sands

US Mine Corp.’s Clear Glass Sands (Flint) are used extensively by Western United States glass, construction, and paint manufacturers.  Meeting the highest industry standards, this product fulfills the needs of major brands and leading glass manufacturers in the Western US.

Laterite

US Mine Corp.’s Laterite is produced in the Western United States and remarkable for its high iron content.  Its major uses include construction applications, cement industry production, and professional sports fields throughout California.  This laterite has been distributed to the largest industry leaders for decades as a raw material in the cement industry.  It’s chemical and physical properties make it ideal for cement production.

Amador Fire Clay

Amador air-floated fireclay’s plasticity and brightness make it an ideal choice as an addition in the manufacture of stucco and building compound products.  The consistency of the product and reliability of the production process make this an ideal product for high-temperature applications.

Greenstripe Plastic Clay

US Mine Corp’s Greenstripe is 200 mesh, fine-grained plastic clay with excellent strength in the high-fired ceramic pottery industry. It is also used as a raw material in the manufacture of construction building compound products. It is heavily used throughout the plastics, paint, and high-fired ceramic pottery industries in California and the Western United States.

Industrial Clay

US Mine Corp’s industrial clays are used in a diversified range of industries requiring impermeable barriers. Industrial Clay is a run-of-the-mine clay sold out of stockpiles. These clays are used primarily in applications where impermeable barriers, such as pond liners, are required. These applications include liners and caps of landfills, toxic pits, ponds and irrigation ditches.

Industrial Kaolin Clay

US Mine Corp’s Industrial Kaolin Clay is used throughout a diversified range of industries requiring raw material for the production of cement, rubber, fiberglass and agriculture industry. Industrial Kaolin Clay is a high purity kaolin clay, which is low in iron and alkali content, a run-of-the-mine kaolin that is sold out of stockpile. The low iron, low alkali and high aluminum content make this an ideal kaolin for cement production, and for application in the rubber, fiberglass and agriculture industry.

Air-floated Kaolin Clay

Air-Floated Kaolin Clay is a high purity kaolin clay that is low in iron and alkali and is processed for use as a raw material in the rubber, fiberglass, drywall, adhesive, ceramics, and agriculture industry.  US Mine Corp’s Air-Floated Kaolin Clay is used throughout a diversified range of industries requiring raw material for the production of rubber, fiberglass, drywall, adhesive, ceramics, and agriculture industry.

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