Industrial resources (minerals) are geological materials which are mined for their commercial value, which are not fuel (fuel minerals or mineral fuels) and are not sources of metals (metallic minerals) but are used in the industries based on their physical and/or chemical properties.
In most countries of the world, all mineral resources belong to the government. This includes all valuable rocks, minerals, oil and gas found on or within the Earth. Organizations or individuals in those countries cannot legally extract and sell any mineral commodity without first obtaining an ...
Revision 18-1; Effective March 1, 2018 Resources generally are categorized as either "liquid" or "nonliquid." The difference between the two types of resources is important when determining if a resource can be excluded as non-business property essential to self-support.
Aggregate companies, such as this sand and gravel plant in Holland, locate where mineral deposits can be economically mined. These sediments were originally deposited in freshwater environments such as stream channels in ancient river valleys.
Surface Owner Resources: Here you will find the notice to surface owners concerning the right of compensations for damages caused by oil and gas operations. The North Dakota Department of Trust Lands website offers examples of oil and gas leases and pooling agreements.