Mining protective coatings are an integral part of mining operations today. Many companies with mine and mineral processing capabilities utilize mine coatings for their facilities. The main types of mine coatings are mine protective, mine spray on coatings, mine dust coatings, mine protection coatings and mine rescue coatings. All of these types of coatings to protect workers from falling debris, flying rocks and abrasion, chemicals and fire. These protective coatings also help reduce health risks to workers while they perform their job and also protect the environment.