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what are the methods to conserve mineral resources?

Asked by Lakshay Sood , on 4/8/13


A strategy for judicious use of resources is called a resource planning. It is important in India because they are the basis of all economic activities which are the necessary for the development of a nation.

Resource planning is a complex process which involves three stages:

  1. to identify the resources across the regions of the country. The methods can be surveying, mapping and qualitative and quantitative estimation and measurement of the resources.

  2. To develop a planning structure endowed with appropriate technology, skill and institutional set up for implementing resource development plans.

  3. To coordinate the resource development plans with overall national development plans . It refers to meeting the requirements of larger plans of the nation.

Posted by Reecha Upadhyayaon 5/8/13

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hey Oinrilla!!!.... i think the ans fo tis is

 1) Using mineral resources in a planned way. 2) Wastage during the processing and during mining should be reduced. 3) Usage of substitutes. 4) Encouraging the re-cycling of metals.


Posted by Nidhi Agrawal(Gnyan Dham School) on 6/3/11

Some of the methods are-

1)Wastage in process of mining and processing has to be reduced to minimum.

2)Exports of minerals should be minimized.

3)Whenever neccesory we should encourage recycling of metals.

4)Use substitute in order to save minerals should be encouraged.

5)Use them in a planned way.

Posted by Me_Rockon 6/3/11

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