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Quartz

KSMCL possess 3 leaseholds (extent 33.37 Ha.) for Quartz Mineral as detailed below.

Sl No

Name of the Mines

ML No

Extent in Hectare

Location

Production Capacity

(Lakhs Tons per annum)

1

Belaguma Quartz Mines

1955

2.02

Arsikere Taluk, Hassan Dist

-

2

Mudugere Quartz Mines

1926

15.17

K.R Pet Taluk, Mandya Dist

-

3

Rangapurakaval Quartz Mines

1950

16.19

Arsikere Taluk, Hassan Dist

-



 END USE OF QUARTZ

Used in the manufacture of abrasive like silicon carboxide, glasses, pigments, sand papers, sand blasting, glass grinding.