Human Health and Environmental Damages from Mining and Mineral Processing Wastes: Technical Background Document Supporting the Supplemental Proposed Rule Applying Phase IV Land Disposal Restrictions to Newly Identified Mineral Processing Wastes.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency developed this background document to illustrate the human health and environmental dmages caused by management of wastes from mining (i.e., extraction and beneficiation) and mineral processing, particularly damages caused by placement of mining and mineral processing wastes in land-based units.
|Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response|
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|Office of Solid Waste|
|Background Benefit-Related Document|