Union Carbide Ferroalloy Division Manganese Mine
Boomer, West Virginia
The Union Carbide Ferroalloy Division Manganese Mine is near Boomer, West Virginia. The Union Carbide Ferroalloy Division Manganese Mine is a processing plant. The Kanawha Section of the Appalachian Highlands characterize the geomorphology of the surrounding area.
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1 World-class significance is determined by total endowment of the contained commodity. This includes all past production and remaining reserves. Each commodity is considered separately and commodities cannot be combined to arrive at a significant size. The tonnage thresholds are from the mine model grade-tonnage studies. As of June 2008, many entries were classified as significant under less strict rules.
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