Creating A Sustainable Sand Industry Requires Greater
Apr 15, sand seems like a material we have in absolute abundance, but it’s actually one of the most used natural resources on the planet. globally, we extract over 40 billion tonnes of sand every year, dredging it from beaches and riverbeds and hauling it out of overturned forests. “find some random river in asia and zoom in on google and you realise that there’s mining going on pretty much.Aug 24, the fisheries development authority of malaysia says off-shore sand mining activities have affected the livelihood of thousands of coastal fishermen in perak and selangor. — reuters pic kuala lumpur, aug 24 — the seafood haul from selangor and perak has declined sharply as a result of off-shore sand mining activities both legal and illegal.