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Environmental Policy in Mining

Corporate Strategy and Planning
  • 560 Pages
  • 3.80 MB
  • English

Mining industry, Mining technology & engineering, Pollution control, c 1990 to c 2000, Mine Management, Technology, Technology & Industrial Arts, Nature/Ecology, Mining, Mine closures, Environmental Engineering & Technology, Life Sciences - Ecology, Law / Environmental, Case studies, Environmental aspects, Environmental management, Mineral indus
ContributionsAlyson Warhurst (Editor), Maria Ligia Noronha (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8670531M
ISBN 101566703654
ISBN 139781566703659

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The volume brings together information and data for researchers, contractors. Environmental Policy in Mining: Corporate Strategy and Planning: Warhurst, Alyson, Noronha, Maria Ligia: Books - PHASES OF A MINING PROJECT. There are different phases of a mining project, beginning with mineral ore exploration and ending with the post-closure period.

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Mining can generate jobs and much-needed revenues; it can promote the development of a more skilledFile Size: 1MB. National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) The NEPA, passed inestablished the basic environmental policies for the nation.

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Since the mining industry is still expanding, comprehensive information on the effects of mining activities on the environment is needed. This book provides information on biological and physico-chemical treatments of mining effluents, on factors affecting human health and on environmental effects that have to be taken into account by the mining industry when aiming.

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Chapter 4 Environmental Policy and Regulation 67 Learning Objectives 67 Introduction 67 Overview of the Environmental Policy Process 68 Risk Assessment and Policy Development 72 Case Studies: Environmental Policies to Protect Human Health 75 Agencies Involved in the Adoption, Implementation, and Enforcement of Environmental Policies A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

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