Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/10216/106046
Author(s): M. T. D. Albuquerque
Antunes I. M. H.R.
Maria de Lurdes Dinis
Aurora Futuro Silva
Joaquim Góis
Alexandre Leite
Maria Cristina Vila
Janine Figueiredo
António Fiúza
Title: Improving Resource Efficiency and Minimize Environmental Footprint - a case study preliminary results
Issue Date: 2017-06-25
Abstract: Panasqueira Mine (Portugal) has been mainly exploited for wolframite, cassiterite andchalcopyrite (W, Sn, Cu). Through the detailed and careful characterization of tailings with differentmineralogy, new invaluable insights into the weathering characteristics of many different minerals willbe received, making possible proper risk assessments, and predict which type of tailings might posesevere future environmental risk namely to the Zêzere river. The Zêzere River is an important riverand is under the Cabeço do Pião tailings influence. The knowledge and methods acquired will lead to aconceptual model working as guidance to a more sustainable mining in the hereafter.
Subject: Exploração mineira, Outras ciências da engenharia e tecnologias
Mining, Other engineering and technologies
Scientific areas: Ciências da engenharia e tecnologias::Outras ciências da engenharia e tecnologias
Engineering and technology::Other engineering and technologies
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10216/106046
Source: 13th International Mine Water Association Congress - "Mine Water & Circular Economy - A Green Congress"
Document Type: Artigo em Livro de Atas de Conferência Internacional
Rights: restrictedAccess
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