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Characterization of lead–zinc mill tailings, fly ash and their …

2019-7-10 · Surface disposal of mill tailings and fly ash is a major concern for many countries, as it pollutes the environment including air, water, and soil. Paste backfilling is an emerging mine backfilling technique, wherein the industrial wastes such as mill tailings, fly ash and blast furnace slag are backfilled inside the stopes. This study examines the physico-chemical characteristics …

(PDF) Mobilization of lead-zinc rich particles …

Dispersion of metal rich particles from mine tailings is an important hazard for the environment. Specially, in Mediterranean context, this is potentially more risky because of the violence of ...

Revegetation of Pb/Zn Mine Tailings, Guangdong …

2001-12-25 · The Lechang lead/zinc mine is located in the north part of Guangdong Province, southern China. The tailings residue from the extraction of lead/zinc ores was permanently stored in tailings ponds, which required revegetation to reduce the environmental impact. ... Key words: reclamation, Pb/Zn mine tailings, burnt coal, mushroom compost, fly ash ...

Geo-engineering properties of zinc mine tailings

2021-6-18 · ABSTRACT: This paper presents the geotechnical properties of the zinc/lead mine tailings from Tara Mines in County Meath, Ireland. The coarser and finer materials from the mechanical crushing and grinding processes were classified as slightly sandy silt and clayey silt, with high specific gravity of solids values of 2.78 and 2.82, and bulk ...

Mineralogical and chemical characteristics of the lead …

2017-5-25 · A lead-zinc mine and its tailings pond in Hunan Province (China) have an over 50-year history (Lei et al., 2015). However, there are few reports about the research on the mineralogical and ... The lead-zinc tailing was sampled from the tailing pond of a lead-zinc mine in Hunan, China (Fig. 1), and contaminated soil was collected from the upper ...

Mine Tailings

2010-12-15 · Mine tailings'' size and composition depends on the mining method. For hardrock metal mines, tailings are usually a very fine mud or powder, which is left over after ore is crushed and valuable minerals are extracted from it. ...

Sustainable use of mine waste and tailings with suitable …

2018-6-26 · of mining, namely surface mining (Fig. 3) and underground mining. In surface mining, the overburden will be removed and dumped aside, thus waste produced will be much higher than the coal or ore extracted based on stripping ratio. Almost every coal as well as metal mining produces waste rock.

,soil polluted lead/zinc mine tailings ...

2015-10-18 · 1.Effect of Lime and Pig Manure on Growth of Vicia villosa cv.varglabrescens in Soil Polluted by Lead and Zinc Mine Tailings 2.Impacts of Different Plants on the Heavy Metal Tolerant Bacteria in Mine Tailings ...

Leaching of heavy metals from lead-zinc mine tailings and …

The leaching of heavy metals (HMs) from lead-zinc mine tailings caused by natural precipitation and the subsequent migration and transformation characteristics in paddy soil were investigated using simulative experiments. The contents of HMs in the leachate from lead-zinc mine tailings increased with the increasing of liquid-to-solid ratio.

Geochemistry of thallium in lead-zinc tailings

Geochemistry of thallium in lead-zinc tailings D.G. Allen 324 Mine Waste 2010, Perth, Australia Table 2 Results for elemental composition of surface tailings Element Units Concentration Element Units Concentration Calcium % 35.6 Silver mg/kg 2.8 Carbon % 10.74 Arsenic mg/kg 37

Mine Tailings, Tailings in Mining, Gold Tailings

The main component of the lead-zinc tailings are quartz and suicide sericite. Except the methods of stockpiling in tailings pool, dry-tailing stacking and mine filling, Xinhai will also apply gravity separation, flotation separation, magnetic …

Heavy metal distribution and chemical speciation in …

Soil pollution by lead, zinc, cadmium and copper was characterized in the mine tailings and surrounding soils (arable and pasture lands) of an old Spanish Pb-Zn mine. Sixty soil samples were analyzed, determining the total metal concentration by acid digestion and the chemical fractionation of Pb an …

The influences of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus on …

The purpose of this work is to enhance site-specific phytostabilization of lead/zinc mine tailings using native plant species. The results showed that mycorrhizal fungi inoculation significantly increased plant biomass of F. arundinacea, H. spectabile and T. pallida. The Pb, Zn, Cu and Cd concentrations in roots were higher than those in shoots ...

Paper: Geochemistry of thallium in lead-zinc tailings

This paper provides an example of potential contamination of the environment by the heavy metal thallium in alkaline seepage from lead-zinc mines. By understanding the geochemistry of thallium and other potential contaminants, an appropriate cover design for two tailings storage facilities (TSFs) in the north of Western Australia have been ...

Utilization of lead–zinc mine tailings as cement substitutes …

2  · Section snippets Tailings. In the present study, the lead-zinc mine tailings were prepared from Iranian mines. The first type of mine tailings (T 1) with very low sulfide content (0.4%) was prepared from Tiran lead-zinc mine located in Isfahan province.The second type of mine tailings (T 2) with high sulfide content (19.9%) was prepared from Kooshk lead-zinc mine located in …

Effect of Abandoned Lead and Zinc Mines and …

2018-12-27 · Ground Water. Tailings Area Runoff. Effects On Streams. Dissolved zinc concentrations averaged 9,400 µg/L (micrograms per liter) in water from abandoned lead and zinc mines, some of which discharge at the surface. …

Removal of metals from lead-zinc mine tailings using

This study investigated metals removal from lead-zinc mine tailings using bioleaching and followed by sulfide precipitation. Metals were dissolved from the tailings by the bacteria in a bioleaching reactor. During a 10% pulp density bioleaching experiment, approximately 0.82% Pb, 97.38% Zn, and 71.37% Fe were extracted after 50 days. ...

Acidification of lead/zinc mine tailings and its effect on …

2014-3-14 · of pyrite in lead/zinc (Pb/Zn) mine tailings in southern China is the most important constraint on plant establish-ment (Shu, 1997; Wong et al., 1998; Ye et al., 2000). Therefore, accurate prediction of acid forming is necessary for the mine waste disposal management and revegetation strategy (Ritcy, 1989). During the past 30 years, various

Lead accumulation and phytostabilization potential of …

2011-5-24 · Site description. Mining ecotypes of the 9 previously identified plant species were collected at the Sanhe lead–zinc mine, which is located in Yingjing County, Ya''an, Sichuan Province (29°47′E, 102°31′N) (Fig. 1), at an elevation of 1358–1445 m.The area has a subtropical moist monsoon climate with an average temperature of 15.3°C and annual rainfall of over …

Kabwe Mine

2018-10-26 · The tailings contain an estimated 61,147t of zinc and 41,345t of lead grading 10.66% Zn and 7.21% Pb. The measured leach plant tailings resources at Kabwe are estimated to be 2.65 million dry tonnes containing 102,690t of zinc and 230,810t of lead grading 3.88% Zn and 8.71% Pb. Kabwe processing plant details

Minerals | Free Full-Text | Recycling Lead–Zinc …

2019-10-14 · This study demonstrates the feasibility of recycling lead–zinc tailing (LZT) as a cemented paste backfill (CPB) by considering the mechanical properties and environmental effects, thus providing an approach for safe and …

Acidification of lead/zinc mine tailings and its effect on …

2001-5-1 · 1.. IntroductionMine tailings produced from the mining activities are the major solid wastes in China and are of environmental concern due to potential hazards of surface or groundwater pollution (Shu et al., 2000).Pyrite bearing mine tailings disposed of at neutral or slightly alkaline conditions can weather within months or few years to produce extreme acidity …

RECOVERY OF ZnO FROM LEAD-ZINC FLOTATION …

2020-12-15 · Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, 56 A (1) (2020) 23 - 35 #Corresponding author: [email protected] .tr doi: 10.5937/JMMA2001023P RECOVERY OF ZnO FROM LEAD-ZINC FLOTATION TAILINGS BY HYDROMETALLURGICAL ... oxidized lead and zinc from lead-zinc flotation tailings. In Turkey, lead-zinc complex/mixed ores along with high iron content are not ...

Natural Colonization of Plants on Five Lead/Zinc Mine …

2005-3-7 · Mine tailings can have a specific assemblage of plant species due to their unique physicochemical properties, and this process can be important in developing ecological theory and restoration practice. Physicochemical properties and natural colonization of plants on five lead/zinc (Pb/Zn) mine tailings in southern China were investigated.

Recycling Lead–Zinc Tailings for Cemented Paste Backfill …

2019-10-14 · This study demonstrates the feasibility of recycling lead–zinc tailing (LZT) as a cemented paste backfill (CPB) by considering the mechanical properties and environmental effects, thus providing an approach for safe and environmentally friendly treatment of LZT. First, the mechanical properties of CPB samples were tested. When the cement/tailing ratio was 1:6 …

How to Utilize Lead-Zinc Tailings?

2018-4-4 · China is a major nation of mining production and consumption in the world. Many provinces and cities possess high-quality lead-zinc mine in China, however, due to the unreasonable utilization, the large number of lead-zinc tailings are piled up for a long time, which takes up a lot of lands. Besides, a large amount of heavy metals results in severe soil and river …

Utilisation of lead–zinc mill tailings and slag as paste …

2020-8-14 · Paste backfilling is an incipient underground mine backfill technology in India. It facilitates maximum use of mill tailings with enhanced stability of the underground workings and minimises rehandling of water, as well as provides bulk disposal of mining solid waste. Binder type and dosage plays an important role in paste backfill performance. This paper highlights …

Acidification of lead/zinc mine tailings and its effect on …

The acid-forming potential of lead/zinc (Pb/Zn) mine tailings at Lechang City of Guangdong Province was studied using both net acid generation (NAG) and acid-base accounting (ABA) methods. The pyritic and total sulfur contents of the tailings were 12.6% and 18.7%, respectively. The mean acid neutralization capacity (ANC) was 63.5 kg H2SO4/t ...

Lead and Zinc

2013-11-8 · 6.1.1 Lead and Zinc Ore Mining Lead and zinc ore is nearly always mined below the surface of the ground. Some veins of ore lie as deep as several thousand feet but most deposits lie close to the surface. Lead and zinc ore is mined almost exclusively in underground operations, though a few surface operations do exist.