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Geochemical properties and toxicological effects of aquatic life of coal wastes.
Roy-WR; Krapac-IG; Griffin-RA; Dickerson-DR; Schuller-RM
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR 65-84, 1984 Jan; :1-166
This investigation is comprised of interrelated physical, chemical, and biological analyses for a broad-based evaluation of the impact of abandoned spoil banks and coal solid wastes on the aquatic environment. The analytical synthesis of the data from this investigation would aid in control technology, development of reclamation, and determine the potential degree of toxicity of these wastes as required by the Surface Mine Control and Reclamation Act of 1977, Public Law 95-87.
Toxicology; Leaching; Water pollution; Solid waste disposal; Assessments; Coal preparation; Coal gasification; Coal mines; Aquatic animals; Coal refuse; Water pollution effects; Animals; Coal mine spoil; Geochemistry
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Geochemical properties and toxicological effects of aquatic life of coal wastes
Southern Illinois University
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