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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook 1990
Year 1990, Volume 2 (1990)

White, Doss H., Jr.; Dean, Lewis S.
Alabama,   pp. [42]-52 ff. PDF (1.5 MB)


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Use 
Quantity (thousand 
short tons) 
Value 
(thousands) 
- 
Value 
per ton 
Concrete aggregates (including concrete sand) 
5,999 
W 
W 
589 
920 
146 
7 
398 
4,797 
1,248 
~14,103 
$16,379 
W 
W 
4,400 
2,190 
246 
20 
1,318 
22,129 
3,561 
50,243 
$2.73 
3.76 
3.67 
7.47 
2.38 
1.68 
2.86 
3.31 
4.61 
2.85 
3.56 
Plaster and gunite sands 
Concrete products (blocks, bricks, pipe, decorative, etc.) 
Asphaltic concrete aggregates and other bituminous mixtures 
Road base and coverings' 
Fill 
Railroad ballast 
Other' 
Unspecified:' 
Actual 
- 
ALABAMA—1990  49TABLE 2 
ALABAMA: LiME SOLD OR USED BY PRODUCERS, BY USE 
Use 
- 
1989 
1990 
Quantity 
(short tons) 
Value 
(thousands) 
Quantity (short tons) 
Value 
(thousands) 
Paper and pulp 
Water purification 
Other' 
_____________________ 448,825 $20,384 413,085 $19,857 
___________________ 247,250 11,889 237,517 7,395 
_____________________ 785,168 38,088 875,412 43,564 
  Total . 1,481,243 70,361 1,526,014 70,816 
' Includes acid water neutraliza;i;i, alklles, aluminum and bauxite, basic
oxygen steel, citric acid, electric steel, ladle desulfurizatien, incicerator
gas scrubber, magnesia, masc&s lime, cpen hearth steel, oia concentratco,
otl~r C1~mIed sial industrial, other construction, other metallurgy, petroleum
refining, road stabilization, sewage treaticent, sugar refuting, and tanning.
 - TABLE 3 
ALABAMA: CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL SOLD OR USED IN 1990, BY MAJOR USE
CATEGORY 
Estimated 
Total or average 
w Witblald to avoid disclcaing company proprietaiy data; inckdcd with ~Otl~r.
' Includes road and oiinr stabilization (oncent and lhnn). 
' Inchales roofing granules. 
' Includes production reported without a brcalalown by ccai tan sial estimates
for nonrespondents. 
4Data do not add to total shown because of independent rowaling. 


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