It is currently mined west of Swellendam. Lignite is . mine near Piketberg exploiting the sand for additive to cement clinker. .. assess the economic potential of industrial minerals in South Africa on a provincial level. For the . elements, silica sand, plastic clay, gypsum, bentonite, salt, phosphate, dimension stone – granite,.
IN THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA, 2006 .. 38 Bentonite … .. Heidelberg (028) 722 2230 6665 Mine Opencast Swellendam Western Cape Hooikraal 304.
growth of the mining industry in South Africa. In 1995, it was reported that .. Robertson and Swellendam basin – bentonite occurs in the. Kirkwood Formation but.
May 1, 2015 . Andrew Scogings*. Midden Mining Pty Ltd has identi- fied a new bentonite prospect in. South Africa's Western Cape Prov- ince at Matjesfontein.
Yellowstar Mining is a supplier of Bentonite in Parys, South Africa. Bentonite uses are primarily for Dam sealing, Cosmetics, Medicine and Pet products.