Gold is known for its use as currency, jewelry, and as the standard for many monetary systems.
Unique properties such as conductivity and malleability have positioned silver as the ideal material for a number of industrial uses.
When it comes to using silver for medical purposes, the history is deep, and the future is bright.
Gold, beauty, and power have always gone together.
Historically recognized as a prized metal, gold has become an integral part of modern life.
Global population growth, and the fact that the renewable energy sector needs a significant amount of minerals for their energy resources and products means there will be an even greater demand for mineral resources.
The gold we mine is used in memory chips found in phones and in many places in the standard desktop or laptop computer.
Since the dawn of man, gold has inspired dreams, art, and aspirations.
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