Mine Environment Neutral Drainage (MEND) program: 1994 annual report
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Published by Energy, Mines and Resources in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Acid mine drainage,
  • Mine Environment Neutral Drainage (MEND) program

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Pagination201 p.
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22035096M

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  Mine Environment Neutral Drainage (MEND) Reports on controlling acid drainage from mines. Canada. Natural Resources. Regulatory Barrier Identification and Analysis – Green Mining Final Report. Mine Closure. Infomine E-Book by Robertson and Shaw. Mining Association of Canada. Lectures on sustainable development in the mining industry by.   Payant, S. C. and Yanful, E. K.: , Evaluation of techniques for preventing acid rock drainage. Final Research report Submitted to MEND (Mine Environment Neutral Drainage) Program MEND Report No. 2/b, Mine Emvironment Neutral Drainage Program, CANMET, Booth Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Google ScholarCited by: 6. Looking for online definition of MEND or what MEND stands for? MEND is listed in the World's largest and most authoritative dictionary database of . mine for 1. To extract a specific material, such as ore or minerals, through digging and boring. They used to mine for silver on this part of the mountain. We've been mining for coal in this region for centuries—if that ends now, our entire community will be destroyed. 2. To dig and bore into a particular thing or location in order to extract a.