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At-source control of acid mine drainage.
Int J Mine Water 1990 Jan; 9(1-4):85-96
This paper emphasizes technology developed during the last decade that includes the addition of high volumes of alkalinity and/or phosphate, the use of surface geophysics to identify problem source areas, the sealing of fractured streambeds using polyurethane grout, and the use of anionic surfactants to inhibit the activity of iron- oxidizing bacteria.
OP; Journal Article
Issue of Publication
International Journal of Mine Water
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division