Definition of MICA Responsible Mica Initiative Organization
Mica is collected at mines in block scrap or flake formats. Blocks provide larger mica sheets which are peeled off the block and fabri ed or shaped by cutting or stamping for example for use in electrical appli ions or as heat resistant windows peepholes to observe high heat environments.
Mica Mining Exposes Child Labor In The Makeup Industry
If a mine collapses while shes inside a daily risk for the estimated 22000 kids that work in the mica mines in neighboring states of Jharkhand and Bihar it could leave her injured
Child Labour in Mica Mines: the Beauty Industrys dark secret
Child Labour in Mica Mines: the Beauty Industrys dark secret. As beautiful as shimmery makeup products are there is a dark secret behind their production. The common ingredient of most shiny highlighters eyeshadows and lip glosses is mica a natural flaky mineral prevalent in India. Before mica is processed and ends up in beauty products
Mica Mines Labour Welfare Fund Act 1946
The Mica Mines Labour Welfare Fund Act 1946 constitutes a fund for the financing of activities to promote the welfare of labour employed in the Mica mining industry. Section 6 of the Act empowers the Central Government to make rules to carry into effect the purposes of the Act.
Mica in Makeup: The Truth Behind Mica Mining Child Labor
Illegal Mining. Much of the mica mining that goes on in Jharkhand and Bihar is illegal and unregulated and this has contributed a lot to child labor. In addition the mining companies pay little attention to safety which leaves their workers exposed to physical injuries and respiratory health hazards.
Blood Mica: Deaths of child workers in India 39s mica 39ghost
In the depths of India 39s illegal mica mines where children as young as five work alongside adults lurks a dark hidden secret the coverup of child deaths with seven killed in the past two