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Hydrogeological and environmental impact of coal mining ...

The Jharia coalfield is the most important and active minig region; it experiences groundwater inflow and affects groundwater levels in overlying aquifers, and it provides the basis for a conceptual model of the hydrogeological impacts of coal mining. The several sandstone aquifers of the overburden are separated by aquitards that limit vertical hydraulic connection, but the …

Agwa-Ejon, J. F., & Pradhan, A. (2018). Life Cycle Impact ...

Agwa-Ejon, J. F., & Pradhan, A. (2018). Life Cycle Impact Assessment of Artisanal Sandstone Mining on the Environment and Health of Mine Workers. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 72, 71-78.

The Hidden Environmental Toll of Mining the World''s Sand ...

2019-2-5 · The Hidden Environmental Toll of Mining the World''s Sand. By far the largest mining endeavor globally is digging up sand, mainly for the concrete that goes into buildings. But this little-noticed and largely unregulated activity has …

Life cycle impact assessment of artisanal sandstone mining ...

2018-9-1 · LCA results have shown that the environmental performance of mining processes can be improved by decreasing the amount of fossil fuel inputs (Burchart-Korol et al., 2016).However, in most mining LCAs, the mining system is simplified or represented as a black box and several aspects of the mining industry, such as treatment and waste handling, are often overlooked …

Environmental Impact Assessment of Iron Ore Mine in GOA

2020-4-1 · Environmental Impact Assessment of Iron Ore Mine in GOA Sangeeta Vasudeo Rashivdekar1, Dr. G. S. Kulkarni2 1Department of Technology, Shivaji ... Abstract: The . Mining industry. in India is a major economic activity which contributes significantly to the economy of India. Though mining is an essential factor in economic growth, it does have a ...

MINING AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT

2015-5-5 · ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENTS FOR THE MINING INDUSTRY SUMMARY Mining activities cover a diverse range of environments and the challenges are often unique and specific to each mine site. However, mining activities will invariably have an impact on water environments through direct or indirect contact of either the surface or groundwater.

Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Quarry …

2019-11-20 · Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Quarry Operation in Ogun State, Nigeria Mbuyi M. Melodi Department of Mining Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria [email protected] Abstract - The study investigated the environmental effects of quarry operations in Abeokuta, Ogun state, while it specifically sought to

The Environmental Impact of Mining (Different Mining ...

2020-5-27 · Mining remains an essential and growing part of the modern industry. By some estimates, it makes up nearly 45% of the total global economy, and mineral production continues to increase as demand for raw materials grows …

Environmental Impact of Mining Exploitation: A Case Study ...

Extraction of mineral resources is the backbone of the national economy in many developed and developing countries of the world. However, the exploitation can have many negative impacts on the immediate environment of the exploitation sites. In this study performed on some mining areas of the Moroccan Anti-Atlas, four principal negative effects were detected: effect on the …

Environmental Impacts Analysis of Mining on the ...

2020-5-14 · Jenny A. Nilsson and J. Randhem, (2008). Environmental Impacts and Health Aspects in the Mining Industry: A Comparative Study of the Mining and Extraction of Uranium, Copper and Gold. Master of Science Thesis in the Master Degree Programme Industrial Ecology. Department of Energy and Environment. Division of Environmental Systems Analysis.

Life cycle impact assessment of artisanal sandstone mining ...

Compared to other mined commodities such as, gold or diamond, the studies focusing on environmental and health impacts of sandstone mining are limited. This study used life cycle assessment (LCA) tool to evaluate the overall impact of artisanal sandstone mining (ASAM) on the environment and human health.

Singhal, A & Goel, S. (2020). Environmental Impacts of ...

Singhal, A & Goel, S. (2020). Environmental Impacts of Sandstone Quarrying and Its Waste A Case Study of Jodhpur, India. Login. ... Mining and its associated features were increased whereas forest and open scrub cover shows decreasing trend during the study period. The former increased by 23.82 km2 while the later shrunk by 26.08 km2.

Bitcoin mining isn''t as bad for the environment as it used ...

2021-7-21 · Fewer people mining has meant less machines running and less power being consumed overall, which slashed bitcoin''s environmental impact. Beijing''s new crypto rules also permanently took a lot ...

(PDF) The Economic and Environmental Impact of Bitcoin

2022-1-3 · Scholars have long argued about cryptocurrencies'' environmental, sustainable, and economic aspects (Badea and Mungiu-Pupǎzan, 2021). Bitcoin, one of the leading cryptocurrencies, has raised the ...

Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in ...

2002-2-7 · Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in Karst— A Literature Review By William H. Langer Open-File Report OF–01–0484 2001 This report is preliminary and has not been reviewed for conformity with U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) editorial standards

The Environmental Impact of Spodumene Mining

2021-9-16 · The Environmental Impact of Spodumene Mining. As the world moves away from a hydrocarbon economy and towards one based on renewable energy sources like solar or wind power, it is critical that we consider how these changes will impact our environment. Resources such as lithium are becoming more valuable in this new climate due to their ability ...

Environmental impact of metals derived from mining ...

Mining activities affect relatively small areas but can have a large local impact on the environment. Release of metals from mining sites occurs primarily through acid mine drainage and erosion of waste dumps and tailings deposits. The available methods for predicting acid mine drainage the fate of released metals are briefly reviewed.

Life cycle impact assessment of artisanal sandstone mining ...

2018-9-15 · OSTI.GOV Journal Article: Life cycle impact assessment of artisanal sandstone mining on the environment and health of mine workers

Environmental impacts of subsidence around the …

2017-8-25 · ORIGINAL ARTICLE Environmental impacts of subsidence around the Barapukuria Coal Mining area in Bangladesh M. Farhad Howladar1 1 Department of Petroleum and Mining Engineering, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet 3114, Bangladesh Received: 10 January 2016/Revised: 22 May 2016/Accepted: 30 May 2016/Published online: 21 June 2016

Environmental Impact of Mining Exploitation: A Case Study ...

Life cycle impact assessment of artisanal sandstone mining on the environment …

Impact of silica mining on environment

A post mining site. environment created in the aftermath of opencast mining is unable to support biomass development in the region (Figure 5). Illegal and uncontrolled mining in the region is a big issue of concern. In an inspection of Directorate of Mines Safety, Varanasi, in August, 2014 in silica sand mines of

Environmental Implications of Artisanal Sandstone Mining ...

Second, the mining industry can use LCA in order to evaluate the environmental impacts of its activities, identify their environmental hotspots and compare the impacts of …

Mining threatens Mongolia''s fragile environmental balance

2016-4-25 · A fifth of Mongolian land has been earmarked for mining. Investors are so happy about this they have given a new moniker to the world''s second-biggest landlocked country: "Minegolia". Mining''s share of Mongolia''s economy has doubled in a decade. Copper, gold, uranium, silver and coal mines account for 20-30% of national GDP and 89% of annual exports.

Bitcoin''s Impacts on Climate and the Environment

2021-9-20 · Bitcoin''s environmental impacts Energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions The process of trying to come up with the right nonce that will generate the target hash is basically trial and error—in the manner of a thief trying random passwords to …

Mining Activity and its Impact on the Environment:Study ...

2007-10-1 · In the present study, multi-temporal satellite data have been used for mine area mapping and the environmental impact in Makrana marble and Jodhpur sandstone mines. Based on the satellite data analysis for the year 2003, the mining area of Makrana marble and Jodhpur sandstone has been estimated as 3.13 sq. km and 17.35 sq. km respectively.

Fintech company reveals ''the environmental impact of ...

2021-12-7 · Fintech company reveals ''the environmental impact of mining Bitcoin'' by LLB Editor and Presented by Mark Channer December 7, 2021 written by LLB Editor and Presented by Mark Channer 7 th Dec ...

The Environmental & Social Impact of Sand Mining

Ms. Sumaira is an environmentalist from Mumbai and the founder of the NGO, Awaaz Foundation. Through legal interventions and public campaigns, notably noise pollution and sand mining she has won national and international awards for her work. She also set up the first network for the protection of activists in India after an attack on her by the sand mafia in 2004.

The Disastrous Environmental Impact of Bitcoin and ...

2021-9-5 · Environmental impact of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will only grow. This same process of mining is used in many cryptocurrencies, but is most damaging when used for bitcoin and ethereum. Bitcoin''s carbon footprint has become massive in the wake of this cryptocurrency mining boom. Each year, mining bitcoin uses up 91 terra-watt hours of ...