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Soilworks products are the industry’s top standard due to our insistence on creating high performance soil stabilization and dust control products that stand up to rigorous testing – both in the lab and in the field. Our commitment to quality and performance has led to our involvement and testing in hundreds of real-world situations. The following library of reports, presentations, specifications, approvals and other similar documents provide you, our customer, the transparency and dependable assurance that is expected from Soilworks.

Mining Industry Brochure (SCB1605012)

Global Leader in Mining Dust Control

Soilworks is the world’s most trusted dust control solution partner for large-scale open pit and underground mining operations around the globe. From vast open wind-blown tailings impoundments and dam wall erosion, to dusty underground drifts, ribs and haul roads, Soilworks is known for its consistent and dependable top-performing solutions. Our extensive experience and patented, cutting-edge technologies provide the unique ability to solve the most difficult dust control challenges that impact each mine’s profitability and safety. That’s why Soilworks is globally responsible for supporting mines with the necessary confidence to improve operational safety, lower operating costs and most importantly, protect each miner’s health.

Industry-leading underground haul road and mine tailings products


Gorilla-Snot is a synthetic copolymer dispersion engineered to control dust and erosion on mine tailings impoundments. The solution is topically applied to the tailings where it penetrates to create a light and durable surface crust. The surface crust remains water permeable for air and water, yet perfect for suppressing PM10 and PM2.5 particulate matter to maintain air quality. Increased applications of Gorilla-Snot are highly effective for water erosion control to maintain the dam slope and bench stability and integrity. Gorilla-Snot’s unique surface crust remains light and flexible yet strong and durable resulting in long-term performance capable of withstanding intense environmental conditions.

  • Customized rates to last from months to years
  • Controls erosion on dam slopes
  • Customizable with pigments for color options
  • Does not affect flotation process
  • Does not rinse away with rain


The world’s only patented, state-of-the-art synthetic dust suppression fluid; engineered to “wet out”   any soil or aggregate for intense-use mining operations. Durasoil’s unique water-insoluble properties create a long-term, re-workable and self-healing solution that coats and agglomerates particulates,   weighing them down without evaporating or freezing.  Its revolutionary, ultra-pure formulation is distinctively crystal clear, odorless and formulated to meet the highest standards of environmental efficacy.

  • Non-Chloride / Non-Petroleum
  • Non-Slippery once penetrated
  • Applied “as-is”, no water needed
  • Non-corrosive to equipment
  • Continuously re-workable / re-gradable

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