Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Of Effluent Limitations And Standards For The Placer Gold Mining Industry.
The paper reports the results of a cost-effectiveness (CE) analysis of alternative water pollution control regulations for the placer gold mining industry. The primary cost of interest in this analysis is the total annualized cost incurred by the mines under each control option.
|Gold mining; Effluent limitations; Cost-effectiveness|
|Office of Water|
|Office of Water Regulations and Standards|
|Analysis and Evaluation Division|