30 May 2018

Fast Facts

1. Most modern electronic devices contain approximately 35 minerals: include your smart phone.
2. Zinc is 100% recyclable
3. Petroleum is used to make over 6000 items including golf bags, crayons, dentures, footballs and DVDs.
4. In NSW alone, miners return $1.2 billion a year in royalties to the state. That’s enough to fund 11,000 teachers in our schools.
5. Olympic Dam in South Australia, is the single largest Uranium deposit in the world.