Crystalline silica in absorbent minerals What are the dangers? What protections are needed

Crystalline silica is a carcinogenic material found in all conventional mineral absorbents such as diatomaceous earth. Repeated exposure to crystalline silica dust can lead to silicosis, an occupational disease that can be fatal.          What is crystalline silica? Crystalline silica (or silicon dioxide, SiO2) is a mineral that is naturally found in the […]