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Browsing ETD - Faculty of Engineering by Subject "Acid mine drainage"
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(Cape Technikon, 2001)Although numerous methods exist to treat mine water that is rich in CaS04 they all have inherent disadvantages. A means of treating acid mine drainage is by forming a precipitate known as ettringite. Ettringite is a low ...
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2018)Acid rock drainage (ARD) is one of the most severe environmental challenges currently faced by the mining industry worldwide. ARD is formed from the oxidation of sulphide-bearing minerals, particularly pyrite, in the ...