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Indonesia - Bangka Island - Rebo - Miners working in Ajong Fang's mine. Once they excavate a pit, often with basic tools like shovels and pickaxes, miners shower the ground with big water pipes. The wet and muddy soil is then pumped through plastic hoses up the washing lines, simple wooden basins constantly irrorated with water, where the ore follows the same cleaning process as in the offshore pontoons. The workers extract 200 kg of pure tin per day from his concession.