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    further impacts to groundwater and nearby streams from acid mine drainage. With approval from EPA and the South Carolina Department of Health and This case study is part of a series focused on ecological revitalization as part of contaminated site remediation and reuse these case studies are being compiled by the U.S. Environmental

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  • The environmental impact of abandoned metal mines in the

    The environmental impact of abandoned metal mines in the

    Jul 27, 2017 · Case study: The benefits of natural remediation (phytoremediation) in metal mining sites. Some studies state that the use of vegetation cover in derelict mines could reduce environmental impact and give a costeffective and environmentally sustainable method

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  • Zimbabwean mine dumps and their impacts on river water

    Zimbabwean mine dumps and their impacts on river water

    Zimbabwean mine dumps and their impacts on river water quality – a reconnaissance study Article in Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Parts A/B/C 31(15):797803 · December 2006 with 996 Reads

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  • Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

    Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

    Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues. Key Environmental and Social Impacts Environmental and social impacts of mining have been welldocumented and an ample

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  • GROUNDWATER MANAGEMENT IN MINING AREAS

    GROUNDWATER MANAGEMENT IN MINING AREAS

    GROUNDWATER MANAGEMENT IN MINING AREAS Proceedings of the 2nd IMAGETRAIN Advanced Study Course Pécs, Hungary, June 2327, 2003 Presentations by course participants of their own case studies/issues Mining, mine waste, impacts, hydrogeology

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    Geoelectrical investigation of Leachate Impact on

    This study presents a case study, where CSTs have been carried out for the detection and delineation of possible leachate infiltration into the aquifer matrix and to probe the geological setting of the study area from 2D resistivity data, with a view to mapping out possible areas for groundwater

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  • Impact of Mining on Ground and Surface Waters

    Impact of Mining on Ground and Surface Waters

    188 Karmakar & DasImpact of Mining on (iround and Suface Waters INTRODUCfiON Out of all the natural resources available in the world, water assumes the most important place. It forms an integral part in survival of living being both in way of direct consumption and maintaining the environtnent.

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  • Environmental Impact of Mine Liquidation on Groundwater

    Environmental Impact of Mine Liquidation on Groundwater

    Mine workings in both the Odolov and Katefina Mines were simply flooded and their shafts were filled by sorted rock material. The first negative impacts on groundwater quality were documented for this method of liquidation. The Mine Jan Sverma Mine was liquidated instead by filling of the mine workings with a floated selfsolidifying ash mixture.

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  • Challenges of solid waste management in Zimbabwe: a case

    Challenges of solid waste management in Zimbabwe: a case

    Jul 19, 2016 · Challenges of solid waste management in Zimbabwe: a case study of Sakubva high density suburb. Mafume Pascaline Nyarai, Zendera Willard, Mutetwa Moses* and Musimbo Ngenzile. Department of Natural Resources, Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Africa University, Box 1320, Old Mutare, Zimbabwe

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  • Abuse, displacement, pollution: the legacy of Zimbabwe''s

    Abuse, displacement, pollution: the legacy of Zimbabwe''s

    Mar 15, 2016 · O n a sweltering February afternoon, the muffled cries of a baby resounded from a thatched pole and dagga hut in the Marange area of eastern Zimbabwe.. Villagers in

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  • ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

    ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

    On the other hand, the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining and mineral processing A Case study from Wastes generated by the mining industry contain high concentrations of metals and metalloids which can be mobilised, resulting in leaching into groundwater and

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  • Environmental Impact of Mine Liquidation on Groundwater

    Environmental Impact of Mine Liquidation on Groundwater

    Mine workings in both the Odolov and Katefina Mines were simply flooded and their shafts were filled by sorted rock material. The first negative impacts on groundwater quality were documented for this method of liquidation. The Mine Jan Sverma Mine was liquidated instead by filling of the mine workings with a floated selfsolidifying ash mixture.

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  • How can metal mining impact the environment? American

    How can metal mining impact the environment? American

    Open pit mining disturbs larger areas than underground mining, and thus has larger visual and physical impacts. As the amount of waste rock in open pit mines is commonly two to three times the amount of ore produced, tremendous volumes of waste rock are removed from the pits and deposited in

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  • HG 9 Mine void water resource issues in Western Australia

    HG 9 Mine void water resource issues in Western Australia

    Mining is leaving a legacy of hundreds of mine voids throughout the State. There are numerous safety issues that must be addressed as part of mine closure and, until recently, there had been no assessment of the potential longterm environmental impacts of mining below the watertable. The mine void issue is

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  • Mine Water Management, Dewatering & Supply Water SRK

    Mine Water Management, Dewatering & Supply Water SRK

    David is a civil engineer with over 28 years of experience in mining, environmental, solid waste, and geotechnical projects. He specializes in mine water management, including designing surface water conveyance and stormwater structures as well as capture and storage facilities for

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  • (PDF) Characterization of diffuse pollution of shallow

    (PDF) Characterization of diffuse pollution of shallow

    Characterization of diffuse pollution of shallow groundwater in the Harare urban area, Zimbabwe (Zimbabwe): Case study and groundwater quality zoning. Impacts of a solid waste disposal

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  • The Devastating Effects of Environmental Degradation A

    The Devastating Effects of Environmental Degradation A

    The Devastating Effects of Environmental Degradation A Case Study of the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria decomposed waste, solid mineral mining activities as well as petroleum mining operations. In his own view, Odiette (1994) identified water pollution sources as arising from to women''s health and their social wellbeing (Uchegbu

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  • WMAN » Environmental Impacts of Mining

    WMAN » Environmental Impacts of Mining

    Residents of Silver Valley, Idaho, and other rural communities have been forced to leave their homes because of mining waste contamination. Mining has caused massive fish kills in the Red River in New Mexico, the Sacramento River in California, and the Alamosa River in Colorado, among others. In a 1998 case study, Environmental Impacts

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  • Articles and Case Studies from Inciner8 Limited

    Articles and Case Studies from Inciner8 Limited

    To recover energy from waste is a necessary and useful part of the whole waste management process. Inciner8 have developed the first truly mobile waste to energy solution in their EfW range of equipment.

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  • How can metal mining impact the environment? American

    How can metal mining impact the environment? American

    Open pit mining disturbs larger areas than underground mining, and thus has larger visual and physical impacts. As the amount of waste rock in open pit mines is commonly two to three times the amount of ore produced, tremendous volumes of waste rock are removed from the pits and deposited in

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  • Ground Water Governance: Case Studies

    Ground Water Governance: Case Studies

    Case studies exemplify various socioeconomic, geologic and climatic conditions. Groundwater Governance case study overabstraction and brought it under control where polluting industries have reformed their practices and now use their waste streams for productive purposes and where one municipal corporation has taken the brave step of

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  • Case Study Waste Clean Environment Cameco 2014

    Case Study Waste Clean Environment Cameco 2014

    Case Study Rabbit Lake Reclamation Rabbit Lake Reclamation. Cameco seeks to maximize the useful life of its milling facilities to reduce environmental impact. We would rather transport ore to an existing mill than construct a new one in a new place. The Rabbit Lake

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  • Waste Management Challenges in Zimbabwe Waste Removals

    Waste Management Challenges in Zimbabwe Waste Removals

    Apr 11, 2017 · The poor performance of urban councils on solid waste management has a great impact on the quality of scarce surface and groundwater resources, human health and the environment in Zimbabwe. A research study was carried out between October 2012 and June 2013 for 32 urban councils of Zimbabwe.

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  • Zimbabwe''s river system heavily polluted The Standard

    Zimbabwe''s river system heavily polluted The Standard

    Apr 07, 2013 · A significant number of mines in Zimbabwe use chemicals such as cyanide and mercury to process their minerals. Cyanide and mercury are associated with a number of health effects such as kidney and brain damage, skin rashes, gene damage and failure of the central nervous system among other detrimental health failures.

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  • Mining havoc: Impact of mining on water resources in Goa

    Mining havoc: Impact of mining on water resources in Goa

    Dying rivers of Goa: Impact of mining on water resources Goa is the smallest state of India with a population of 1,347,668 as per census 2001 and an area of 3,702 sq. km. Distance between North to South is 105 km while East to West it is hardly 50 kms.

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  • EJAtlas Mapping Environmental Justice

    EJAtlas Mapping Environmental Justice

    The EJ Atlas is a teaching, networking and advocacy resource. Strategists, activist organizers, scholars, and teachers will find many uses for the database, as well as citizens wanting to learn more about the often invisible conflicts taking place.

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  • University of Zimbabwe Department of Geology Contributions

    University of Zimbabwe Department of Geology Contributions

    Find researchers and browse publiions, fulltexts, contact details and general information related to the Department of Geology at University of Zimbabwe

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  • Abandoned Mine Lands Superfund US EPA

    Abandoned Mine Lands Superfund US EPA

    Building on Mining History: Cleanup, Reuse and Community Resilience at the Silver Bow Creek/Butte Area Superfund Site (PDF) (17 pp, 5.8 ) A new case study from the EPA Abandoned Minelands Team that details key partnerships and collaborative tools that have led to successful remediation and reuse of large parts of Butte and Walkerville Montana.

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  • Case Studies on Biodiversity and Impact Assessment CBD

    Case Studies on Biodiversity and Impact Assessment CBD

    Case Studies on Biodiversity and Impact Assessment In decision VI/7A, the Conference of the Parties (COP) endorsed draft guidelines for incorporating biodiversityrelated issues into environmental impact assessment legislation and/or processes and in strategic environmental assessment and requested the Executive Secretary to compile and disseminate current experiences in this field.

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  • Articles and Case Studies from Inciner8 Limited

    Articles and Case Studies from Inciner8 Limited

    To recover energy from waste is a necessary and useful part of the whole waste management process. Inciner8 have developed the first truly mobile waste to energy solution in their EfW range of equipment.

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  • EJAtlas Mapping Environmental Justice

    EJAtlas Mapping Environmental Justice

    The EJ Atlas is a teaching, networking and advocacy resource. Strategists, activist organizers, scholars, and teachers will find many uses for the database, as well as citizens wanting to learn more about the often invisible conflicts taking place.

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  • Adverse effects of coal mine waste dumps on  SpringerLink

    Adverse effects of coal mine waste dumps on SpringerLink

    Jan 31, 2013 · In this paper, the impacts of waste dumps on the environment were identified and this was followed by a research program to determine the characteristics of the wastes, their acid generation potential, the availability of hazardous contaminants, and a prediction of their environmental impacts

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  • 1.1 PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT elaw.org

    1.1 PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT elaw.org

    In this case, groundwater must be pumped out of the pit to allow mining to take place. old mining waste. The material from the piles may be sent to processing facilities onsite or Mining projects that only involve the reworking of abandoned mine waste piles avoid the environmental impacts of openpit mining and placer mining, but still

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  • Environmental Industry Articles and Case Studies

    Environmental Industry Articles and Case Studies

    A waste management company from Australia was looking for an environmentally friendly solution for oily waste with low emissions and a low carbon foot print. To save installation and commissioning time econ realized a preinstalled modular

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  • Water & Mining in Australia Monash University

    Water & Mining in Australia Monash University

    G M Mudd – Water and Mining in Australia 14 Case Study : Olympic Dam • To date, all water pumped from SW region of Great Artesian Basin • Heavy impacts on mound springs • Major seepage problems with mine water ponds and tailings dams • Currently uses about 35

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  • Protecting Groundwater for Health

    Protecting Groundwater for Health

    Protecting Groundwater for Health Managing the Quality of Drinkingwater Sources Edited by Oliver Schmoll, Guy Howard, John Chilton and Ingrid Chorus

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  • WMAN » Environmental Impacts of Mining

    WMAN » Environmental Impacts of Mining

    Residents of Silver Valley, Idaho, and other rural communities have been forced to leave their homes because of mining waste contamination. Mining has caused massive fish kills in the Red River in New Mexico, the Sacramento River in California, and the Alamosa River in Colorado, among others. In a 1998 case study, Environmental Impacts

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  • Adverse effects of coal mine waste dumps on  SpringerLink

    Adverse effects of coal mine waste dumps on SpringerLink

    Jan 31, 2013 · In this paper, the impacts of waste dumps on the environment were identified and this was followed by a research program to determine the characteristics of the wastes, their acid generation potential, the availability of hazardous contaminants, and a prediction of their environmental impacts

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  • Wastes: Sources, Classifiion and Impact

    Wastes: Sources, Classifiion and Impact

    Wastes are produced from different activities such as activities, agricultural activities industrial activities, hospitals, eduional institutions, mining operations, and so on. These sources general different types of wastes, many of which are hazardous in nature. They cause spread of many diseases.

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  • ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT A CASE STUDY OF

    ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT A CASE STUDY OF

    Oct 01, 2016 · ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT A CASE STUDY OF OJOTA seminar 1. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT A CASE STUDY OF Olusoshun LANDFILL SITE A SEMINAR Presented by Fadeyi solape simeon (gly/2011/031) MARCH 2016 Olusoshun landfill Image by

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  • A Case Study Of Mining Wastes And Their Impact On

    A Case Study Of Mining Wastes And Their Impact On

    A Case Study Of Mining Wastes And Their Impact On Groundwater In Zimbabwe Impact of Wastewater on Surface Water Quality in . Impact of Wastewater on Surface Water Quality in Developing Countries: A Case Study of South Africa . showed from their studies the presence of a wide range of contaminants of emerging concerns in wastewater even after

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  • Case Studies on Biodiversity and Impact Assessment

    Case Studies on Biodiversity and Impact Assessment

    Case Studies on Biodiversity and Impact Assessment In decision VI/7A, the Conference of the Parties (COP) endorsed draft guidelines for incorporating biodiversityrelated issues into environmental impact assessment legislation and/or processes and in strategic environmental assessment and requested the Executive Secretary to compile and disseminate current experiences in this field.

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  • Mine Waste an overview ScienceDirect Topics

    Mine Waste an overview ScienceDirect Topics

    Geoffrey Blight, in Waste, 2011. Mine wastes and their environmentally acceptable storage constitute the largest waste problem on the planet. Mine wastes have been accumulating for thousands of years, and their rate of production has accelerated in step with increases of the human population to an estimated worldwide production rate of 350 × 10 9 ta1.

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  • Case studies on environmental impact of seawater desalination

    Case studies on environmental impact of seawater desalination

    Most impacts on the marine environment arise as a consequence of the brine discharge and their effects could be worse in the Mediterranean sea than in other areas. With respect to the noise pollution produced by the desalination plants, there is always an impact on the plant operators and also on the towns and villages nearby.

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  • 1.1 PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT elaw.org

    1.1 PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT elaw.org

    In this case, groundwater must be pumped out of the pit to allow mining to take place. old mining waste. The material from the piles may be sent to processing facilities onsite or Mining projects that only involve the reworking of abandoned mine waste piles avoid the environmental impacts of openpit mining and placer mining, but still

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  • Environmental Impacts of Terrestrial Mining with Case

    Environmental Impacts of Terrestrial Mining with Case

    Environmental Impacts of Terrestrial Mining with Case Studies and Comparison to Potential Impacts of Deep Sea Mining. Pacific ACP States Regional Training Workshop on Geological, Technological, Biological and Environmental Aspects of Deep Sea Minerals. Tanoa International Hotel, Nadi Fiji. 13. th –17th August 2012 Akuila Tawake SOPAC Division

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  • CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND

    CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND

    I hereby declare that the study on ''CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND MINING AND GRAVEL EXTRACTION FOR URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN GABORONE'' is my own research work and that all sources that I have used are indied and acknowledged by means of complete references.

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  • Characterisation – Mine Closure

    Characterisation – Mine Closure

    For further information concerning the mine waste characterisation, see the Annex 4 of the Reference Document on Best Available Techniques for Management of Tailings and WasteRock in Mining Activities(European Commission 2009) and Characterization of waste – Overall guidance document for characterization of wastes from extractive industries

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  • CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND

    CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND

    I hereby declare that the study on ''CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND MINING AND GRAVEL EXTRACTION FOR URBAN DEVELOPMENT IN GABORONE'' is my own research work and that all sources that I have used are indied and acknowledged by means of complete references.

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  • Waste Management Challenges in Zimbabwe Waste Removals

    Waste Management Challenges in Zimbabwe Waste Removals

    Apr 11, 2017 · The poor performance of urban councils on solid waste management has a great impact on the quality of scarce surface and groundwater resources, human health and the environment in Zimbabwe. A research study was carried out between October 2012 and June 2013 for 32 urban councils of Zimbabwe.

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