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Mining urban wastes

Cynthia Pollock Shea

Mining urban wastes

the potential for recycling.

by Cynthia Pollock Shea

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Published by Worldwatch Institute .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography p 49-58.

StatementShea, Cynthia Pollock.
SeriesWorldwatch paper ; 76
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p. $2.00 C.1.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17587786M
ISBN 108750357

Groundwater Management in Mining Areas – P.L. Y ounger 9 Umweltbundesamt CP () x Extraction of as much valuable mineral product as possible. x Handling of waste rock Distinctive arrangements of these activities can be recognised by the patterns of File Size: 2MB. Mining wastes, particularly in the form of waste rocks and tailings, can have major social and environmental impacts. There is a need for comprehensive long-term strategies for transforming the mining industry to move toward zero environmental footprint.

  A mining site in the Amazon. Maria Rodriguez. Rodriguez, a University of Maryland environmental engineering doctoral candidate in the A. James Clark School of Engineering, went to Peru with faculty mentors Natasha Andrade and Alba Torrents to assess the mercury damage there. The field trip was the start of a long-term project sponsored by the school and by CINCIA, the Center for . Actually, mining uses much less land than agriculture, urban development, forestry, or national parks and wilderness areas. A study by Johnson and Paone () estimates that between and only percent of the total land area of the United States was used for surface mining and the disposal of wastes from surface mines, underground.

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