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Arsenic and mercury found in river days after Brazil dam ...

Nov 26, 2015 · Illegal levels of arsenic and mercury polluted the Rio Doce river in the days after a dam burst at an iron ore mine in early November in Brazil's worst ever environmental disaster, according to ...

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Idaho regulators shut down polluting gold mine as it dumps ...

Dec 28, 2016 · Idaho regulators shut down polluting gold mine as it dumps arsenic into Boise River. Wednesday, December 28, ... moved to shutter a gold mine that had been operating illegally after discovering that it was also dumping dangerous arsenic into the Boise River, the Idaho Statesman reported. ... If the mining company doesn't clean up its arsenic ...

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Mutual interaction between arsenic and biofilm in a mining ...

Arsenic may be mobilized during gold mining activities since gold- and As-bearing minerals coexist (e.g., Garelick et al., 2009). In river systems, arsenic is predominantly bound to sediments, which may contain high amounts of this element, especially in mining areas (e.g., Drewniak and Sklodowska, 2013).

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Arsenic and Drinking Water - usgs.gov

Arsenic also can be released into groundwater as a result of human activities, such as mining, and from its various uses in industry, in animal feed, as a wood preservative, and as a pesticide. In drinking-water supplies, arsenic poses a problem because it is toxic at low levels and is a known carcinogen.

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Toxics Program Bibliography - Arsenic Contamination from ...

USGS Toxic Substances Hydrology Program Bibliography, Watershed Contamination from Hard-Rock Mining--Arsenic Contamination from Hard Rock Mining--Whitewood Creek--Belle Fourche River--Cheyenne River System, Western South Dakota

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Reductive solubilization of arsenic in a mining-impacted ...

Reductive solubilization of arsenic in a mining-impacted river floodplain: Influence of soil properties and temperature

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EnviroGulf Consulting - Mining and Arsenic

Design and implementation of sampling programs for assessing the scalp hair arsenic concentrations of people inhabiting the Fly River delta, Papua New Guinea and arsenic concentrations in dietary seafood (with NSR for Porgera Joint Venture). Aquatic biological impact of arsenic present in mining wastes, wastewaters and tailing effluents:

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Arsenic, other contaminants found in Brazilian mine river ...

Arsenic, other contaminants found in Brazilian mine river: Vale 28 November 2015 The president of the mining company Vale do Rio Doce, Murilo Ferreira, speaks during a press conference in Rio

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Atlanta Gold Again Found Guilty of Illegal Arsenic ...

Sep 18, 2017 · Atlanta Gold Again Found Guilty of Illegal Arsenic Releases to Boise River Defunct Mine in Headwaters of Boise River Hit with $502,000 in Penalties. Boise, Idaho – A federal court has ruled that the Atlanta Gold mining company is illegally discharging arsenic from its mine into Montezuma Creek, a tributary to the Middle Fork of the Boise River.

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Wenshan Arsenic Mining Remediation - pureearth

The Problem Final Report This project was initiated in late 2006 in dialogue between Blacksmith Institute and the Yunnan Environmental Protection Bureau. The key problem identified was the contamination of local water supplies, high in the headwaters of major river systems, by small abandoned metal mines and processing facilities. The local pollution problems are severe [.]

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Toxic Levels of Lead, Arsenic Found in Myanmar Drinking ...

Dec 23, 2015 · ALARM, under its subsidiary Eco-Dev, reported abnormally high levels of arsenic in the groundwater at Hlaing Tharyar in June, based on two years worth of test results. Waste water from factories in the Hlaing Tharyar Industrial Zone is being discharged into the Pun Hlaing River, a tributary of the Rangoon River.

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Arsenic Geochemistry of Alluvial Sediments and Pore Waters ...

Gold mining operations in the northern Black Hills of South Dakota resulted in the discharge of arsenopyrite-bearing mine tailings into Whitewood Creek from 1876 to 1977. Those tailings were transported further downstream along the Belle Fourche River, the Cheyenne River, and the Missouri River.

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Wenshan Arsenic Mining Remediation - pureearth

The Problem Final Report This project was initiated in late 2006 in dialogue between Blacksmith Institute and the Yunnan Environmental Protection Bureau. The key problem identified was the contamination of local water supplies, high in the headwaters of major river systems, by small abandoned metal mines and processing facilities. The local pollution problems are severe [.]

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Toxic Levels of Lead, Arsenic Found in Myanmar Drinking ...

Dec 23, 2015 · ALARM, under its subsidiary Eco-Dev, reported abnormally high levels of arsenic in the groundwater at Hlaing Tharyar in June, based on two years worth of test results. Waste water from factories in the Hlaing Tharyar Industrial Zone is being discharged into the Pun Hlaing River, a tributary of the Rangoon River.

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Arsenic geochemistry of alluvial sediments and pore waters ...

Gold mining operations in the northern Black Hills of South Dakota resulted in the discharge of arsenopyrite-bearing mine tailings into Whitewood Creek from 1876 to 1977. Those tailings were transported further downstream along the Belle Fourche River, the Cheyenne River, and the Missouri River. An estimated 110 million metric tons of tailings remain stored in alluvial deposits of the Belle ...

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Putnam County Arsenic Mine Near Lake Carmel, New York ...

The Putnam County Arsenic Mine is near Lake Carmel, New York. Historically the site has been associated with the Hudson Highlands Mining District which is now part of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail. The Putnam County Arsenic Mine was closed at .

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Arsenic and mercury found in river days after Brazil dam ...

Nov 26, 2015 · Illegal levels of arsenic and mercury polluted the Rio Doce river in the days after a dam burst at an iron ore mine in early November in Brazil's worst ever environmental disaster, according to ...

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Lower Similkameen River Arsenic Total Maximum Daily Load

legacy load of arsenic, 2) renewing arsenic monitoring of the river in Washington if and when mining related cleanups are undertaken, and 3) monitoring the Similkameen River at Oroville during a significant high water event to characterize arsenic and sediment movement in the high

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Arsenic in Water - Arsenic - University of Maine

So how does the arsenic get into the water? In some cases, the arsenic in the water comes from human activities like mining and processing metals or through use of arsenic on farms. These sources were described in the "where arsenic comes from" section. In mining, excavated rock that does not contain useful quantities of [.]

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Sources, speciation and transformation of arsenic in the ...

Request PDF on ResearchGate | Sources, speciation and transformation of arsenic in the gold mining impacted Jiehe River, China | Mining-contaminated waters may contain high levels of arsenic .

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Bioaccessibility of Arsenic in Mining-Impacted ...

Abstract: Arsenic is a toxic trace element, which commonly occurs as contaminant in riverine floodplains and associated wetlands affected by mining and ore processing. In this study, we investigated the solid-phase speciation of As in river floodplain soils ...

  • Published in: Environmental Science & Technology · 2014Authors: Christian Mikutta · Petar N Mandaliev · Nina Mahler · Tsvetan Kotsev · Ruben Kretzsc.Get Price