Environmental Indicators in Metal Mining

  • BerndĀ Lottermoser

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Waste Quality

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Bernd Lottermoser
      Pages 15-34
    3. Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Bernd Lottermoser
      Pages 35-53
    4. Ron F. Berry, Leonid V. Danyushevsky, Karsten Goemann, Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Thomas Rodemann
      Pages 55-72
    5. Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Nathan Fox, Jake Moltzen, Bernd Lottermoser
      Pages 97-114
    6. Anita Parbhakar-Fox, John Aalders, Laura Jackson, Bernd Lottermoser
      Pages 115-138
    7. Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Bernd Lottermoser, Richard Hartner, Ron F. Berry, Taryn L. Noble
      Pages 139-156
  4. Water Quality

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 197-197
    2. Taryn L. Noble, Bernd Lottermoser, Anita Parbhakar-Fox
      Pages 199-210
    3. Taryn L. Noble, Bernd Lottermoser
      Pages 211-220
    4. Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Julie Hunt, Bernd Lottermoser, Eleanor M. van Veen, Nathan Fox
      Pages 221-241
    5. Nathan Fox, Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Bernd Lottermoser
      Pages 263-277
  5. Air Quality

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 279-279

About this book


This book represents an important new contribution to the literature that presents practical and comprehensive solutions to mining activities. Its timely content has been prepared by several experts from around the world and its practical format addresses the major environmental predictive techniques required for the extraction and processing of metal resources. Packed with reviews and case studies, it covers current methods used to forecast environmental effects of metal mining.


Environmental Indicators Mine Wastes Mining Prediction Risk Assessment Water Treatment Metal Industry

Editors and affiliations

  • BerndĀ Lottermoser
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Mineral Resources EngineeringRWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-42731-7
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-42729-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-42731-7
  • About this book
Industry Sectors
Oil, Gas & Geosciences