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Mon Jul 17, 2017, 09:53 AM

Why are miners risking it all for India's building boom? Our investigation Drowning for Sand is out

I did not know this was a method for mining sand. very short clip to watch. sad.



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Why are miners risking it all for India's building boom? Our investigation Drowning for Sand is out tomorrow:












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Reply Why are miners risking it all for India's building boom? Our investigation Drowning for Sand is out (Original post)
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pfitz59 Jul 18 #1

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Tue Jul 18, 2017, 07:33 PM

1. Construction sand is not 'just sand'

Its a particular grain and chemistry, depending on application. US sand mines use dredges and mechanical equipment. In India its seems labor is cheap, as are human lives...

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