Mining

 
Mining is the industry involved with the extraction of minerals occurring naturally as solids such as coal and ores, liquids such as crude petroleum, or gases such as natural gas.
 
Primary Hazards:
 
  • Acetaldehyde
  • Acetone
  • Ammonia
  • Arsenic
  • Benzene
  • Bromine
  • Chlorine
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Hydrogen Sulfide
  • Hydrocarbons