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Environmental Damage From Mining

Dec 28, 2021

(2) Mining Waste Release and Environmental Effects Summaries, Draft, March 1994, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. This series of documents identifies damage from mining and mineral processing wastes at 114 mining sites in 9 states.2 These cases include some damages from mineral processing

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