America (and the World) Is Built from Iron From vehicles and appliances to the construction of commercial buildings and residential homes, to the transportation and agriculture industries to national defense, power generation, and the equipment needed to manufacture these and other items, iron ore is essential.
The use of products made from iron ore dates back thousands of years when it was first used as a metal for tools, weapons and structures. When the natural iron-bearing mineral iron ore is commercially usable, metallic iron is extracted from iron ore and used to produce steel.
Steel is one of the main items on a list of things made of iron.Steel is made of approximately 98 percent iron, according to Minerals Education Coalition. Other items that are made of or contain iron are magnets, auto parts, some plastics and metallurgy products.
Personally I am aware of cookware such as skillets made out of cast iron. These skillets are very useful for folks that suffer from anemia. Some other cookware items are waffle irons, crepe makers, deep fryers, griddles etc. Fireplace items & tool...