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Materials extracted from the Earth are necessary to produce our most fundamental needs — food, clothing, and shelter.  Materials are needed to maintain and improve our standard of living.  Understanding the whole system of materials flow, from source to ultimate disposition, can help us better manage the use of natural resources and protect the environment.

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Aluminum
Antimony
Arsenic
Beryllium
Cadmium
Cement
Chromium
Cobalt
Columbium (Niobium)
Copper
Gallium
Gemstones
Germanium
Gold
Indium
Iron and Steel
Lead
Lithium
Magnesium
Manganese
Mercury
Molybdenum
Nickel
Platinum
Rare Earths
Salt
Selenium
Silver
Sulfur
Tantalum
Tin
Tungsten
Titanium
Vanadium
Zinc

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