Chemical characterization of mine sites

Xinni Xiong, Daniel C.W. Tsang, Yong Sik Ok

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Along with industrial and economic development, intensive mining activities have been causing detrimental environmental degradation, including elevated concentrations of toxic elements, a decrease in soil fertility and microbial activity, and generation of acid mine drainage (AMD) (Rodríguez-Vila et al. 2015, Yang et al. 2013).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSpoil to Soil
Subtitle of host publicationMine Site Rehabilitation and Revegetation
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9781498767620
ISBN (Print)9781498767613
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jan 1

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences
  • General Environmental Science
  • General Engineering


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