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Evaluation of mill tailings disposal practices and potential dam stability problems in southwestern United States: general report.
W. A. Wahler & Associates
Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR 50(1)-75, 1974 Dec; :1-202
This report presents the results of a study of mill tailings disposal practices and potential tailings dam stability problems. This volume includes a summary of conclusions and recommendations resulting from the overall research effort.
Solid waste disposal; Tailings; Mining industries; Dams; Failure; Soil stabilization; Industrial waste treatment; Earthquakes; Copper; Physical properties; Regulations; Mills; Liquefaction; Construction; Hydrogeology
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
OFR 50(1)-75; Contract-S0110520
Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR 50(1)-75
AZ; MI; MN; MO; TN; FL; UT; NM; WA; CA
W. A. Wahler & Associates, Palo Alto, California
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division