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Commentary on Tailings Dam FailuresKlohn Crippen Berger

2015-2-11  Commentary on Tailings Dam Failures. Klohn Crippen Berger assisted in the investigation of the 1995 Omai tailings dam failure in Guyana, the 1998 Anzalcollar

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Global Tailings Review: Draft Global Tailings Standard ...

2020-7-23  The Global Tailings Standard (the ‘Standard’) aims to achieve the safe and secure management of mine tailings facilities globally. The Standard compels

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Phytomining for Artisanal Gold Mine Tailings Management

Abstract: Mine tailings are generally disposed of by artisanal and small scale gold miners in poorly ... Worldwide commentary is unanimous in the message that the

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Phytomining for Artisanal Gold Mine Tailings Management

Mine tailings, the final waste product of mining, are generally disposed of in poorly constructed containment areas and this leads to transfer of contaminants to

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(PDF) Phytomining for Artisanal Gold Mine Tailings

2016-8-15  Mine tailings are generally disposed of by artisanal and small scale gold miners in poorly. ... W orldwide commentary is unanimous in the message that the legal

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Using tailings to get to net zero - Canadian Mining Journal

2021-6-8  In fact, Dipple’s past work at BHP Billiton’s Mt. Keith nickel mine in Western Australia showed that mine tailings at the operation were offsetting 11% of its carbon

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Tailings Management - AusIMM

In 2019 he led the development of a new mining engineering curriculum for the Western Australia School of Mines (Curtin University). In 2020 he was engaged by the

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Mount Polley Mine Tailings Dam Failure: Update on ...

2016-2-16  (Canada) Inc. on spilled tailings from the Mount Polley Mine (MPM) dam failure that occurred on August 4, 2014, approximately 55 km north-east of Williams Lake, BC.

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Top trends in tailings closure - Canadian Mining Journal

2021-6-8  Top trends in tailings closure. The reclaimed Holden Mine closure project in Washington state (photographed in 2019) is a great example of a sustainable mine

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Turning tailings into gold - Canadian Mining Journal

2012-3-14  Near Flin Flon, MB, Satori Resources of Toronto has already recovered some gold from the milling equipment at the Tartan Lake gold mine. An initial 79.9 oz of gold

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The World Bank Eir Criticises Mine Waste Tailings

The World Bank Eir Criticises Mine Waste Tailings Published by MAC on 2003-11-26 Source: Mineral Policies Institute . The World Bank EIR criticises mine waste tailings. Commentary by Igor O'Neil, Mineral Policies Institute. 26 November 2003. The newly released World Bank Extractive Industries Review is available at eireview.

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Minerals Free Full-Text Coal-Mining Tailings as a ...

The generation of enormous volumes of mine-tailing waste is standard practice in the mining industry. Large quantities of these tailings are also sources of kaolinite-rich materials that accumulate in slag heaps, causing significant environmental

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Global Tailings Review: Draft Global Tailings Standard ...

2020-7-23  2020-7-23  The Global Tailings Standard (the ‘Standard’) aims to achieve the safe and secure management of mine tailings facilities globally. The Standard compels Operators(1) to use specified measures to avert the catastrophic failure of tailings facilities and to implement

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Battle for Mineral Rights over Tailings Dumps -

2008-4-21  Battle for Mineral Rights over Tailings Dumps - Commentary - Lexology. Al Gourley. April 21 2008.

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Minerals Free Full-Text Gold Mine Tailings: A ...

Mining of minerals such as gold, copper, and platinum has been one of several activities sustaining the economy of South Africa. However, the mining sector has contributed significantly to environmental contamination through the improper disposal of mine tailings which covers vast areas of land. Therefore, this study utilised a vitrification process to manufacture glass from gold mine tailings.

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TAILINGS: MAC releases second edition of tailings and ...

2019-3-5  OTTAWA – On March 5, the Mining Association of Canada released its second edition of the Developing an Operation, Maintenance and Surveillance Manual for Tailings and Water Management facilities (the OMS Guide) which was first released in 2003.MAC also released version 3.1 of A Guide to the Management of Tailings Facilities (the Tailings Guide).). This publication was first issued in 1998 ...

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Russian mining giant Nornickel generates value from

2021-9-9  Nornickel added that it took Polar Division three months to conduct the pilot tests to recover valuable components. Nornickel’s Polar Division and South Cluster (part of the Norilsk Division) teamed up to create a technical solution to recover additional products from some waste tailings generated at Talnakh Concentrator.

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Top trends in tailings closure - Canadian Mining Journal

2021-6-8  Top trends in tailings closure. The reclaimed Holden Mine closure project in Washington state (photographed in 2019) is a great example of a sustainable mine closure. Credit: Stantec. In 2019, a tailings dam at the Córrego do Feijão iron ore mine near Brumadinho, Brazil, suffered a devastating failure. When the tailings dam collapsed, it ...

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Turning tailings into gold - Canadian Mining Journal

2012-3-14  Near Flin Flon, MB, Satori Resources of Toronto has already recovered some gold from the milling equipment at the Tartan Lake gold mine. An initial 79.9 oz of gold and 4.61 oz of silver were recovered from 2.46 tonnes of material. The mill cleanup will continue, but the company also plans to reprocess the tailings

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Ximen Mining Evaluating Gold Tailings at Wilcox Property ...

2021-7-13  Ximen’s mineral claims near Ymir cover a tailings deposit from the historic Wilcox mine, located on the north side of Ymir Creek approximately 30 kilometres southeast of Nelson, British Columbia. The Wilcox was a high-grade gold producer that processed about 14,555 tonnes between 1900 and 1940 of material from high grade gold veins situated ...

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Commentary on Tailings Dam Failures

2015-2-11  The de-watered tailings stack at the Greens Creek Mine in Alaska is a leading example of the innovative use of tailings . KCB has been consultant on the Greens Creek tailings stack since 1997, and won an award from the Consulting Engineers of Canada for this project. Greens Creek De-Watered Tailings

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Global Iron Ore Mining Outlook

2021-8-27  THIS COMMENTARY IS PUBLISHED BY FITCH SOLUTIONS COUNTRY RISK INDUSTRY RESEARCH and is NOT a comment on ... Global Iron Ore Mining Outlook ... remaining upstream tailings dams over the next three ...

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The World Bank Eir Criticises Mine Waste Tailings

The World Bank Eir Criticises Mine Waste Tailings Published by MAC on 2003-11-26 Source: Mineral Policies Institute . The World Bank EIR criticises mine waste tailings. Commentary by Igor O'Neil, Mineral Policies Institute. 26 November 2003. The newly released World Bank Extractive Industries Review is available at eireview.

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Global-scale impact analysis of mine tailings dam failures ...

Consequently, the mining of mineral resources results in the production and accumulation of a large number of tailings, causing many problems with respect to mining, the environment, and the economy.

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Commentary: How plants can help clean up oil sands ...

2020-12-14  Tailings represent the largest liability for the oil sands. An investigation by the Alberta Energy Regulator estimates the total cleanup costs of oil sands mining operations facilities is around $130 billion and critics have voiced concerns that an economic downturn could see these costs dropped on the shoulders of taxpayers.

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Tailings Management - AusIMM

AusIMM, in conjunction with leading experts in the mining industry, has developed the Professional Certificate in Tailings Management. Featuring internationally-renowned tailings experts and case studies, the course will cover geotechnical, geochemical, governance, closure and socio-economic considerations of tailings management.

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Tailings Management at Porgera - barrick.q4cdn

2018-3-17  the PJV mine deposits fewer tailings in the river system. These actions are in keeping with Barrick’s commitment to a responsible course of action at PJV, as well as the “precautionary principle” and OECD Guidelines’ Commentary, which calls for “continual improvement of the system” of environmental management.

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Mount Polley Mine Tailings Dam Failure: Update on ...

2016-2-16  (Canada) Inc. on spilled tailings from the Mount Polley Mine (MPM) dam failure that occurred on August 4, 2014, approximately 55 km north-east of Williams Lake, BC. Initial results were provided in SRK (2015), with results pending for analysis of the non-sulphide fraction of the

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GDS CASE STUDY: FUNDÃO MINE TAILINGS DAM FAILURE

2020-9-7  date cost the mine’s owners billions of dollars (Ridley and Lewis, 2019). The Fundão Tailings Dam Review Panel (the Panel) was assembled following the collapse to investigate and determine why the Fundão Tailings Dam (the Dam) failed in a liquefaction flowslide. The Panel reported on its findings (Morgenstern et al.,

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China Gold, CNMC criticised for environmental failings - CNA

2021-9-6  Tailings dams are commonly used by mining firms to store waste remnants of ore. They have been under close scrutiny globally since the 2019 collapse of

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