5 datasets found

  • Fossil hydrocarbons: deposits

    Geography, Territory and environment

    This dataset shows the deposits and former mining sites of fossil fuels (coal, oil, natural gas etc.) in Switzerland. Currently, no fossil fuels are being mined commercially in ...

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  • Metallic mineral resources: deposits

    Geography, Territory and environment

    This dataset shows the deposits and former mining sites of metallic minerals (ores) in Switzerland. Metals are no longer commercially mined in Switzerland. The dataset is part o...

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  • Salt: mining and processing

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Swiss Saltworks cover the entire demand of Switzerland for de-icing, industrial and table salts. This dataset shows the active and decommissioned mining and production sites...

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  • Gypsum: mining and processing

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Gypsum is used primarily in the construction and cement industries but also in the handicraft and the ceramics industries. This dataset shows the active and decommissioned gypsu...

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  • Industrial minerals: deposits

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Industrial minerals refer to minerals or rocks that are important for technical processes and industrial applications. Gypsum and salt are two well-known industrial minerals, wh...

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