NAICS Code Lookup

Potash, Soda, and Borate Mineral Mining

Description

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in developing the mine site, mining and/or milling, or otherwise beneficiating (i.e., preparing) natural potassium, sodium, or boron compounds. Drylake brine operations are included in this industry, as well as establishments engaged in producing the specified minerals from underground and open pit mines.

NAICS 212391 Cross Reference
General Liability (GL)
98002 Mining--Surface
98003 Mining--Surface
SIC
1474 Potash, Soda, and Borate Minerals
NCCI Class Code
1164 Mining NOC--Not Coal--Underground & Drivers
1165 Mining NOC--Not Coal--Surface & Drivers
CA Class Code
1123 Mining — underground
1122 Mining — surface
MI Class Code
1164 DIVING - INLAND LAKES
NY Class Code
1170 MINING NOC - WITH SHAFTS, TUNNELS OR DRIFTS & DRIVERS
1624 QUARRY NOC & DRIVERS
PA Class Code
0025 Mining
TX Class Code
1165 Coal Mining & Drivers

Alternate NAICS Descriptions

  • Alum, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Borate, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Borax, crude, ground or pulverized, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Boron compounds prepared at beneficiating plants
  • Boron mineral mining and/or beneficiating
  • Colemanite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Glauber's salt mining and/or beneficiating
  • Kernite mining and/or beneficiating
  • Muriate of potash, mining
  • Potash mining and/or beneficiating
  • Potassium bromide, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Potassium chloride mining and/or beneficiating
  • Potassium compounds prepared at beneficiating plants
  • Potassium compounds, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Potassium salts, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Probertite mining and/or quarrying
  • Salines (except common salt) mining and/or beneficiating
  • Soda ash mining and/or beneficiating
  • Soda ash, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sodium borates, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sodium carbonates, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sodium compounds prepared at beneficiating plants
  • Sodium compounds, natural (except common salt), mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sodium sulfate, natural, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Sulfate, sodium, mining and/or beneficiating
  • Trona mining and/or beneficiating
  • Ulexite mining and/or beneficiating

Related NAICS Codes

  • Manufacturing sodium carbonate, boron compounds, and/or potassium salts--are classified in Industry 325180, Other Basic Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing table salt--are classified in U.S. Industry 311942, Spice and Extract Manufacturing.