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“International Journal of Mine Water”

Volume 3, Number 2, June 1984

PDFKesserü, Z. (1984): Empirical and Theoretical Methods for Designing Soft Semi-impermeable Protective Barriers. - Int. J. Mine Water, 3 (2): 1-12, 6 fig.; Granada.

PDFLoveday, P. F., Atkins, A. S. & Aziz, N. I. (1984): Reticulation of mine Service Water in two Australian Coal Mines. - Int. J. Mine Water, 3 (2): 13-25, 6 fig., 5 tab.; Granada.

PDFLushnikova, O. J. (1984): Estimation of Geometrical Parameters and the Quality of imperveous Grount during Grouting operations. - Int. J. Mine Water, 3 (2): 27-32, 5 fig.; Granada.

PDFFawcett, R. J., Hibberd, S. & Singh, R. N. (1984): An Appraisal of Mathematical Models to predict Water Inflows into underground Coal Workings. - Int. J. Mine Water, 3 (2): 33-54, 5 fig.; Granada.

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Mine Water is the water that collects in both surface and underground mines. It comes from the inflow of rain or surface water and from groundwater seepage. During the active life of the mine, water is pumped out to keep the mine dry and to allow access to the ore body. Pumped water may be used in the extraction process, pumped to tailings impoundments, used for activities like dust control, or discharged as a waste. The water can be of the same quality as drinking water, or it can be very acidic and laden with high concentrations of potentially toxic elements.

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