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  • Criteria for the Definition of Solid Waste and Solid and ,

    Solid mining waste may also present a risk as the source of contamination in mining-influenced water When addressing a mining waste environmental problem, it is important to understand the relationships between mining-influenced water and solid mining waste...

  • Solid Waste Management Plan Update December 2014 DS

    All solid waste put into the Fort Knox landfill shall be generated by construction, operation, and closure of the Fort Knox Mine 30 Types of Waste Waste materials from the Fort Knox Mine shall be handled as described in the following sections 31 Recyclable Materials...

  • What is Solid Waste - NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation

    Solid waste means any garbage, refuse, sludge from a wastewater treatment plant, water supply treatment plant, or air pollution control facility and other discarded materials including solid, liquid, semi-solid, or contained gaseous material, resulting from industrial, commercial, mining and ....

  • Use of Landfill Mining in Solid Waste Management

    "Landfill mining" is the process of exhuming existing or closed solid waste landfills, and sorting the exhumed materials for recycle, processing, or other disposition Landfill Mining, Inc has a patented process for landfill mining The key to its operation, schematically shown in Figure 1, is a set of conveyers and screens (manufactured by...

  • Mining waste - Environment - European Commission

    Directive 2006/21/EC on the management of waste from the extractive industries (the Extractive Waste Directive) a Best Available Techniques reference document for the management of tailings and waste-rock in mining activities; and...

  • Municipal Solid Waste Landfills | US EPA

    In October 1993, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation included landfill reclamation in New York's solid waste management plan This plan mandated the government's provision of sufficient facilities, materials, and knowledgeable personnel for landfill reclamation projects (New York State, Department of Environmental ....

  • Mining Waste | Special Wastes | Wastes | US EPA

    Section(b)(3)(A)(ii) specifically exempts "solid waste from the extraction, beneficiation, and processing of ores and mineral, including phosphate rock and overburden from the mining of uranium ore" At the same time Section 8002(p) requires EPA to study these wastes and submit a Report to Congress to be completed in conjunction with the mining ....

  • Tailings - Wikipedia

    Tailings are distinct from overburden, which is the waste rock or other material that overlies an ore or mineral body and is displaced during mining without being processed...