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Like any productive activity, the exploita-. tion of mineral resources produces negative impacts upon. the three elements in the environment: water, atmosphere.
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Dirty gold mining has destroyed vast quantities of land, resulting in Gold Mining and the Environment The Environmental Disaster That Is the Gold Industry.
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KEY WORDS: Ghana, small-scale gold mining, environmental impacts, Cleaner. Production scale gold-mining operations increasing at a rapid rate in the country, it is Table 1) have had positive impacts on employment, but at the same
14 Feb 2017 In this study, environmental impacts on air, water, and soil pollution caused by the exploit of Essakane gold mine, which is located in North. Eastern part of In the area of Essakane, mining activities (industrial and artisanal) have multiple impa
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Focus on social consequences of minerals mining activities, excluding oil While in 46% of the studies the commodity is not specified, gold has the . CRS refers to companies' activities and their contribution to achieving economic, social,
29 Apr 2014 A bright future for Alacer Gold Mining impacts the environment in unnatural ways, which not only disrupts its natural can go a long way in determining the longevity of a mine and its positive environmental impact. The mining industry is on
Gold mining in South Africa has a large impact on the environment, the economy It provides jobs for hundreds of thousands of people in the mining industry alone. SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF GOLD MINING AT DUNKWA-ON-OFFIN
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The economic impact of mining activities on the local community has also been studied by Wilson (2004). In Indonesia, gold mining had caused some disparity,
Whilst the potential for negative social and environmental impacts from gold mining activities is well known, the nature and distribution of the socio-economic
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