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Sustainable Mining Practices

A Global Perspective

by Vasudevan Rajaram

  • 330 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil Engineering, Surveying & Building,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Engineering - Civil,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Engineering - Chemical & Biochemical,
  • Technology / Engineering / Chemical & Biochemical,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Mineral industries,
  • Mining engineering,
  • Sustainable development

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9107294M
    ISBN 109058096890
    ISBN 109789058096890

    “mining is sustainable when it is conducted in a manner that balances economic, environmental and social considerations, often referred to as the ‘triple bottom-line”, and that “sustainable mining practices are those that promote this balance” (p. 3). And the discussion on sustainability continues to be by: The sustainable d evelop ment of mining mineral reso urces is a major challen ge for to day’s global world, addressed to mining companies, peo ple of science associated with mi n-Author: Józef Dubiński.

    Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) is the Mining Association of Canada’s (MAC) commitment to responsible mining. It is a set of tools and indicators to drive performance and ensure that key mining risks are managed responsibly at our members’ facilities.   Mining conjures up an ugly environmental image. Companies dig deep into the earth and use large amounts of energy and water to extract, process and transport minerals, leaving behind a Author: Ucilia Wang.

    have Green Mining Initiatives in place. Australia has issued a report to guide their mineral industry toward a sustainable future called “Vision – Mining, Minerals, and Innovation”. Conferences have been held on this topic in Africa and Australia and India, and a book titled “Sustainable Mining Practices” was published in   This begs the question as to whether sustainable gold mining can be achieved without affecting the lives of the people living around the mines. Gold mining offers employment and harbours other benefits along with it but Mining is an inherently destructive industry, and the mining effects of even a single operation can have a severe impact on.


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A perfect introduction to sustainable mining for those new to the subject or those who require some revision, this book provides a basic overview of international sustainable mining practices sincewith particular emphasis upon practices in the Americas, Asia and Europe.5/5(1).

Book Description. A perfect introduction to sustainable mining for those new to the subject or those who require some revision, this book provides a basic overview of international sustainable mining practices sincewith particular emphasis upon practices in the Americas, Asia and Europe. A perfect introduction to sustainable mining for those new to the subject or those who require some revision, this book provides a basic overview of international sustainable mining practices sincewith particular emphasis upon practices in the Americas, Asia and by:   A perfect introduction to sustainable mining for those new to the subject or those who require some revision, this book provides a basic overview of international sustainable mining practices sincewith particular emphasis upon practices in the Americas, Asia and Europe.

The text begins by addressing issues such as the volume of waste generated by mining, mine closure planning and the. FOREWORD The Leading Practice Sustainable Development Program for the Mining Industry series of handbooks has been produced to share Australia’s world-leading experience and expertise in mine management and planning.

The handbooks provide practical guidance on. Sustainability Strategies in Mining. By Anne Van Riel.AM. The mining industry, an important driver of the global revolution of electronic vehicles and renewable sources of energy, is constantly looking to improve its own sustainable working practices For a mining company, sustainable practices are at the core of its license Author: Anne Van Riel.

The extraction of minerals from the earth presents opportunities, challenges and risks to sustainable development. This sourcebook provides a comprehensive overview of policies and practices to manage mining towards sustainable development - by incorporating social and environmental sustainability considerations in policies and legal frameworks, adopting regulatory and participatory.

The author argues that these practices are critical to the future viability and social acceptability of the global mining industry and draws on a range of case studies, including from Australia, Canada, Central Asia, Papua New Guinea and west by: 5. Built upon decades of rigorous field and laboratory testing and experience, Sustainable Practices for Landfill Design and Operation provides an authoritative examination of the critical functions involved in operating municipal landfills more sustainably.

The authors address such issues as planning, case studies, liquids addition, biogas collection, operations, monitoring, economics, and. Ultimately, for mining companies to survive, sustainable practices should be at the heart of operations.

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Responsibility: edited by Vasudevan Rajaram, Subijoy Dutta, Krishna Parameswaran. sustainable mining practices, a common one in many developing country mines being extracting only the highest-grade material in a deposit, ignoring the lower grades, for short-term gains.

Scientific mining is essential for the conservation of a non- renewable resource and its optimum and efficient utilization and. MAKING MINING SUSTAINABLE: OVERVIEW OF PRIVATE AND PUBLIC RESPONSES PETTER HOJEM, LULEÅ UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY MINING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT.

Published by Luleå University of Technology, 3 ContentsFile Size: 1MB. Sustainable Mining - a Case Study in Canadian Practice D.H. Steve Zou* and Cui Lin Mineral Resource Engineering, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada Abstract: This paper first discusses the basic attributes of sustainable mining and the responsibilities of various steak holders including mining companies, governments, and by: 1.

Giving Back: Sustainable Gold Mining In Peru B. Earth Brilliant Earth is proud to partner with Pure Earth to train 30 artisanal gold miners in Peru in a mercury-free. Journal of Sustainable Mining Editorial Office Central Mining Institute (Główny Instytut Górnictwa, GIG), Plac Gwarków 1, Katowice, Poland Tel.

+ 48 32 22 Dr. Magdalena Bemke-Świtilnik Managing Editor [email protected] Mr. Marcin Hylewski Assistant Editor [email protected] Hide full. The Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices, located in the School of Mining Engineering, is recognised by both government and industry in Australia and internationally as a leading authority on sustainable mining practices.

Mining can become more environmentally sustainable 1 by developing and integrating practices that reduce the environmental impact of mining operations. These practices include measures such as reducing water and energy consumption, minimizing land disturbance and waste production, preventing soil, water, and air pollution at mine sites, and conducting successful mine closure and reclamation.

Home» Motion» - Promoting sustainable and ethical mining practices in Africa IUCN World Conservation Congress postponed In light of the ongoing COVID pandemic, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the Government of France have decided to postpone the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Marseille to.

sustainable mining practices since The current status of mining practice in the Americas, Asia (with emphasis on India), and Europe is described in detail. Issues in sustainable mining practices addressed in this book include the large volume of waste generated during mining, mine closureFile Size: 69KB.

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Sustainable Mining Practices Blogs, Comments and Archive News on MANAGING MINING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT. Contents Executive summary 11 1 Introduction 21 2 Mining and sustainable development 25 3 Impacts of mining during the life of a mine 29 Mineral exploration phase 30 Mine development phase: mine design and construction   We need investment in R&D to develop new, more sustainable practices.

We need, as an industry, to engage in transparent, evidence-based analysis of current practices; to publish and share our findings as widely as possibly; to establish a community of practice around continuous improvement, setting new and higher benchmarks for sustainability.