MEC strives to create an enlightened public who understand the importance of mining and minerals in everyday life.
Move Mining Next Gen – Vote for your Favorite Video!Vote for your favorite video created by K-12 students now through January 22. The People's Choice prize is $500! Expert judges will select the other prize winners.
SME Members – Get Involved!Education about minerals and mining is crucial to the future of the mining industry. Use these resources to explain the importance of mined minerals in everyday life to members of your local community.
Mining in Society Merit BadgeFind a wide range of useful resources for the Mining In Society Merit Badge.
2019 Mineral BabyDid you know the average American uses more than three million pounds of minerals, metals and fuels in their lifetime? The 2019 MEC Mineral Baby illustrates the important work of the mining industry to support our daily lives.