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Guide to Tailings Dams and Impoundments, A

Design, Construction, Use and Rehabilitation

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date: May 1997
  • Page count: 240
  • Language(s) in this book: English, French
  • Sales number: 97.III.D.92

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About the product

An important reference book and guide that addresses both the safety and the environmental issues of tailing impoundments. It will be an invaluable guide to mine owners and operators, as well as government agencies who are concerned with the disposal of tailings. Among other things, it discusses common problems in the disposal of tailings at mines, quarries and other industries.