Silver: The Versatile Metal Powering American Innovation

Here is a new infographic from the National Mining Association.  It shows the many uses of silver.  Six states, Alaska, Texas, Colorado, Montana, Idaho, and Nevada mine most of US silver.  Below the graphic are links to other NMA infographics, all of which can be used as teaching resources in the classroom.

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Other NMA Inforgraphics:

Gold in modern life

Importance of Copper

Importance of domestic mining to manufacturing

Iron – critical to nearly every industry

Minerals vital to modern life – a short video

Platinum group metals fight pollution and cancer

Potash and Phosphate help feed the world

How we use rare earth elements

Zinc the building block of summer fun

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