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Environmental authorisations and mining organisations
(North-West University, 2005)
Mining is essential to the human well-being in many aspects. Mining activities, however, contribute significantly to pollution and other environmental impacts in South Africa. Recently much more stringent environmental ...
An investigation of mine closure : gold mine case studies on the East Rand in South Africa
(North-West University, 2008)
This research is on mines that struggle to obtain closure from the state departments. The closure process at the footprints of five Tailings Storage Facilities (TSFs) of a South African gold mine was investigated. They are ...
Modelling the water quality in dams within the Umgeni Water operational area with emphasis on algal relations
(North-West University, 2007)
Based on many years of water quality (including algal) and water treatment cost data, available at Umgeni Water, a study was undertaken to better understand the water quality relationships in man made lakes within the ...
The "beautification of schools" campaign as an environmental management tool
(North-West University, 2004)
The aim of this study was to evaluate the "beautification of schools" programme as an environmental management tool with a view to facilitating the improvement thereof wherever necessary. An in-depth literature review on ...