Not all minerals are used to make jewelry or included in the latest technological devices. Some of these substances and minerals are just dangerous, really dangerous. So much they can even kill you. However, this is unlikely to happen unless an external action like heating or grinding happens, provoking an extreme reaction.
Nevertheless, because your safety is the most important, here’s a list of seven highly dangerous minerals brought to you by 911metallurgist.
Leaching (Gold-Silver/Copper or Others) in Tanks or Heap
Electrowinning and Smelting
Thickening & Filtering / Tailings & Water Treatment
Laboratory & General Mineral Processing
Crushing & Screening
Feeders and Conveyors
Flowsheets & Flowcharts
Maintenance & Mechanical
Pumps and Pumping
Reagents and Chemicals
Tools of a Metallurgist