Sustainable Mining Products

  • An Econometric Model of the U.S. Copper and Aluminum Industries

    How Cost Changes Affect Substitution and Recycling, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Slade

    Originally published in 1984. This book addresses the economics of the changing mineral industry, which is highly affected by energy economics. The study estimates, in quantitative terms, the short- to mid-term consequences of rising energy prices alongside falling ore quality for the copper and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Econometrics

  • Mining and the Environment: From Ore to Metal, 2 Edition

    From Ore to Metal, 2nd Edition

    By Karlheinz Spitz, John Trudinger

    The history of mining is replete with controversy of which much is related to environmental damage and consequent community outrage. Over recent decades, this has led to increased pressure to improve the environmental and social performance of mining operations, particularly in developing countries…

    Paperback – 2019-05-16 
    CRC Press

  • Agricultural Land Use and Natural Gas Extraction Conflicts

    A Global Socio-Legal Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Madeline Taylor, Tina Hunter

    Onshore unconventional gas operations, in most jurisdictions, operate on the legal principle that all activities during exploration and extraction are ‘temporary’ in nature. The concept that the onshore unconventional gas industry has a temporary effect on the land on which it operates creates a…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Africa's Mineral Fortune

    The Science and Politics of Mining and Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saleem H. Ali, Kathryn Sturman, Nina Collins

    For too long Africa's mineral fortune has been lamented as a resource curse that has led to conflict rather than development for much of the continent. Yet times are changing and the opportunities to bring technical expertise on modern mining alongside appropriate governance mechanisms for social…

    Hardback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Remote Sensing of the Mine Environment

    1st Edition

    By H. Şebnem Düzgün, Nuray Demirel

    A guide for students and professionals, this introductory course book covers the basic principles of remote sensing and its applications in mine environment monitoring. Building from a reader’s basic knowledge of mine monitoring, it teaches how to implement remote sensing techniques and how to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Practices in Geoenvironmental Engineering

    2nd Edition

    By Raymond N. Yong, Catherine N. Mulligan, Masaharu Fukue

    In the seven years since the publication of the first edition of Sustainable Practices in Geoenvironmental Engineering, the combination of population growth and increased exploitation of renewable and non-renewable natural resources has added increased stresses on the quality and health of the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-13
    CRC Press

  • Responsible Mining

    Key Principles for Industry Integrity, 1st Edition

    By Sara Bice

    Mining can have negative environmental and social impacts, but can also be responsible. However corporations have little impetus to act responsibly without being held to account by an informed and active public, and by strong institutions and governments which not only create but also enforce…

    Paperback – 2016-06-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Mountain Movers

    Mining, Sustainability and the Agents of Change, 1st Edition

    By Daniel M. Franks

    The products of mining are everywhere – if it wasn’t grown, it was mined or drilled. But the mining industry has a chequered past. Pollution, human rights abuses, and corruption have tarnished the reputation of the industry across the globe. Over a decade ago the major mining companies embraced the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Mineral Beneficiation

    A Concise Basic Course, 1st Edition

    By D.V. Subba Rao

    Mineral Beneficiation or ore dressing of run-of-mine ore is an upgrading process to achieve uniform quality, size and maximum tenor ore through the removal of less valuable material. Beneficiation benefits the costs of freight, handling, and extraction (smelting) reduce, and the loss of metal…

    Hardback – 2011-05-13
    CRC Press

  • Mining and the Environment

    From Ore to Metal, 1st Edition

    By Karlheinz Spitz, John Trudinger

    The history of mining is replete with controversy, much of it relating to environmental damage and consequent community outrage. Over recent decades there has been increasing pressure to improve the environmental and social performance of mining operations, particularly in developing countries. The…

    Paperback – 2008-12-04
    CRC Press

  • Mining and its Impact on the Environment

    1st Edition

    By Fred G. Bell, Laurance J. Donnelly

    Winner of the 2007 E.B. Burwell, Jr. Award of the Geological Society of America Mining activity has left a legacy of hazards to the environment, such as waste, unstable ground and contamination, which can be problematic when redeveloping land. This book highlights the effects of past mining and…

    Hardback – 2006-04-20
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Mining Practices

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vasudevan Rajaram, Subijoy Dutta, Krishna Parameswaran

    A perfect introduction to sustainable mining for those new to the subject or those who require some revision, this book provides a basic overview of international sustainable mining practices since 1992, with particular emphasis upon practices in the Americas, Asia and Europe. The text begins by…

    Hardback – 2005-06-30
    CRC Press

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