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Mining in Indonesia


Indonesian mining companies are among the leaders in the industry worldwide, renowned for their technological advances, safety standards, and innovative improvements resulting in lowered production costs.

3M’s long standing relationship with the Mining Industry began on the shores of Lake Superior in 1902, when the Company was formed to mine corundum for use in sandpaper and other abrasive products.

Today, 3M has grown into a diversified technologies company serving customers and communities with innovative products and services.

At 3M Mining our goal is to add value to mining, smelting, and refining operations in a variety of ways:

  • Environmental health and safety programs
  • Solutions to electrical cable and wire management challenges
  • Source for a vast array of products used in production, construction, maintenance, and repair

3M scientists are actively engaged with a number of mining companies. Together, we collaborate on ideas and solutions that can help to increase productivity and ensure worker safety, while looking for continuous environmental improvement opportunities.

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