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Regulation of non-coal mining wastes oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on Mining and Natural Resources of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session ... hearing held in Washington, DC, June 19, 1990. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Mining and Natural Resources.

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  • Mineral industries -- Waste disposal -- United States.,
  • Mineral industries -- Environmental aspects -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .I5362 1990d
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 250 p. :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1325841M
ISBN 100160383242
LC Control Number92203961

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EPA//R/ March PREDICTING ACID GENERATION FROM NON-COAL MINING WASTES: Notes of the July Workshop by Thomas A. Hinners Quality Assurance and Methods Development Division U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Las Vegas, Nevada and Science Applications International Corporation Falls Church, Virginia Contract Number C2 . Mining activities (excluding coal) in over , of non-coal mines concentrated largely in nine western states of the USA are estimated to produce between and million tons (Mt) of mining waste annually. These activities include extraction and beneficiation of metallic ores, phosphate, uranium and oil shale, and are reported to be. DRAFT 1 In addition, Michigan was included because placement in non-coal mines was known to be occurring in that State. State CCW Mine Placement Regulations and Policy 1 **Working DRAFT - do not cite or quote** Octo REGULATION AND POLICY CONCERNING MINE PLACEMENT OF COAL COMBUSTION WASTE IN 26 STATES This report reviews and summarizes current State File Size: KB. pdf coal mining wastes - YouTube 5 Aug pdf on coal mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, from an orebody, lode, vein.

RCRA Docket No. FP4F-FFFFF (RCRA Hotline/RCRA Information Center). ( pages) Describes the human health and environmental damages caused by management of wastes from mining (i.e., extraction and beneficiation) and mineral pro- cessing, particularly damages caused by placement of mining and mineral processing wastes in land-based units. Utilization of mining wastes, for many organizations dealing with mining industry is very important. Reduce the negative impacts on the environment, e.g. less reshaping the landscape, take up less. The regulation of the mining industry follows the devolution of certain powers relating to mining from the government of the United Kingdom to the governments of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. As such, some law applies to the whole of the UK, while some applies only to a particular part of the UK. State Perspective on Regulation of Mine Placement of Coal Combustion Wastes Greg Conrad Interstate Mining Compact Commission, A Carlisle Drive, Herndon, VA KEYWORDS: coal combustion products, mine placement, regulations, Surface Mining Control and .

  Satish Aggarwal, chairman of the committee that reviews all proposals for non-coal mining projects, told Human Rights Watch that, “Our domain is the EIA report itself have to . Throughout this discussion it should be borne in mind that States vary in their interpretation of whether CCRs are considered coal or non-coal wastes. RESTRICTIONS SMCRA prescribes that non-coal wastes may not be placed in (a) a refuse pile, (b) an impounding structure, or (c) within 8 ft of a coal outcrop or coal storage area. This paper explores how policy structure, institutions, and political climate impact the ability of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) to ensure the reclamation of surface coal mines. We conduct a policy review that traces the impacts of the three parts of SMCRA; Reclamation Standards, Reclamation Bonding Requirements, and the Abandoned Mine Land : Ryan M. Yonk, Josh T. Smith, Arthur R. Wardle. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF.