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The reclamation of former coal mines and steelworks

Author: I G Richards; J P Palmer; P A Barratt
Publisher: Amsterdam : New York : Elsevier, 1993.
Series: Studies in environmental science, 56.
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This book, the result of studies undertaken on behalf of the European Commission, examines the current 'state of the art' techniques for the restoration of despoiled lands arising from the coal and steel industries. It provides technical guidance to aid the process of the regeneration of the coal and steel communities of Europe. The chapters are fully cross referenced in the text, and where more technical or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Richards, I.G.
Reclamation of former coal mines and steelworks.
Amsterdam : New York : Elsevier, 1993
(DLC) 94135883
(OCoLC)29452921
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: I G Richards; J P Palmer; P A Barratt
ISBN: 9780444817037 0444817034 9780080875156 0080875157 1281793418 9781281793416
OCLC Number: 316566817
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 718 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Front Cover; The Reclamation of Former Coal Mines and Steelworks; Copyright Page; CONTENTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; USE OF THE BOOK; CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER 2. SITE ASSESSMENT; CHAPTER 3. INVESTIGATION AND TREATMENT OF MINE WORKINGS AND UNSTABLE GROUND; CHAPTER 4. DEMOLITION AND SITE CLEARANCE; CHAPTER 5. COLLIERY SPOIL HEAP CHARACTERISTICS; CHAPTER 6. COLLIERY SPOIL HEAP STABILITY; CHAPTER 7. COLLIERY SPOIL HEAP COMBUSTION; CHAPTER 8. COLLIERY SPOIL WASHING; CHAPTER 9. STEEL INDUSTRY RAW MATERIALS AND WASTES; CHAPTER 10. COAL CARBONISATION.
Series Title: Studies in environmental science, 56.
Responsibility: I.G. Richards, J.P. Palmer, P.A. Barratt.

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