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Description for 1474: Potash, Soda, and Borate Minerals

Division B: Mining | Major Group 14: Mining And Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels

Industry Group 147: Chemical And Fertilizer Mineral Mining


1474 Potash, Soda, and Borate Minerals
Establishments primarily engaged in mining, milling, or otherwise preparing natural potassium, sodium, or boron compounds. Establishments primarily engaged in mining common salt are classified in Industry 1479.
  • Alum mining
  • Borate compounds mining
  • Borax mining
  • Borax, crude ground and pulverized
  • Boron mineral mining
  • Colemanite mining
  • Glauber's salt mining
  • Kernite mining
  • Potash mining
  • Potassium compounds mining
  • Probertite mining
  • Salines mining except common salt
  • Soda ash mining
  • Sodium compounds mining except common salt
  • Trona mining
  • Ulexite mining


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