Ferromanganese Crusts

Some articles on ferromanganese crusts, crusts:

International Seabed Authority - Current Activities
... covering polymetallic sulphides and cobalt-rich ferromanganese crusts, which are rich sources of such minerals as copper, iron, zinc, silver and gold, as well as cobalt ... are found around volcanic hot springs, especially in the western Pacific Ocean, while the crusts occur on oceanic ridges and elsewhere at several locations around the world ... Council decided in 2006 to prepare separate sets of regulations for sulphides and for crusts, with priority given to sulphides ...

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