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CRC Press Inc
17 September 1999
Ecological Management of Mining
Edited by:   Alyson Warhurst (University of Bath Bath UK), Maria Ligia Noronha (Tata Energy Research Institute, Panaji, Panjim, GOA, India)
Imprint:   CRC Press Inc
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 254mm,  Width: 178mm,  Spine: 35mm
Weight:   1.111kg
ISBN:   9781566703659
ISBN 10:   1566703654
Pages:   532
Publication Date:   17 September 1999
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
is a study and comparison - global in scope - of current practices used by mining firms striving for ecological management. The author takes an integrated and interdisciplinary approach in addressing, analyzing and working towards solutions regarding the complex challenges posed by managing the environmental impacts of mining. The issues addressed range from the ecotoxicological effects of metal residues to the land use effects of mining and from socioeconomic impacts to environmental regulation. The goal of this book is to assist mining companies throughout the world to achieve environmental compliance and improve competitiveness in the context of growing environmental regulation and technological innovation. It is an essential book for the wide variety of professionals working on issues in mining. The book and the research itself are integrated and interdisciplinary.

Warhurst\, Alyson; Noronha\, Maria Ligia

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