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We welcome your inquiries about our research and the services we offer.

Contact Forms

To send us a brief e-mail with questions about minerals or the minerals industry, use this form.

To request assistance with a technical issue, use this form.

To order a rock kit, go to the Education Outreach page.

Mailing Address

Minerals Research Laboratory
NC State University
180 Coxe Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
USA

Phone

828-251-6155

  • If you want to ask about minerals or the minerals industry, ask for Director Robert Mensah-Biney.
  • If you need assistance with a technical issue, ask for Chief Mineral Processiong Engineer John Schlanz.
  • If you have questions about rock kits or educational outreach, ask for Randall Beavers, Education Outreach Coordinator.

Fax: 828-251-6381

Thank you for your interest in the Minerals Research Laboratory!