mine tailings management in south africa

2021-04-04T06:04:44+00:00
  • mine tailings management in south africa

    Tailings management in South Africa is regulated by law in the Guideline for the Compilation of a Mandatory Code of Practice on Mine Residue Deposits issued by the DME in 2000. This guideline makes implementation of a code of practice mandatory for each tailings facility with compulsory adherence to the SANS 10286, Code of Practice for Mine

  • Get Price
  • Tailings management Sibanye-Stillwater

    2021-6-23  In South Africa, the principle management guidance document for tailings storage facilities is SANS 10286, the origin of which dates back to 1998. This standard contains fundamental objectives, the principles and minimum requirements for best practice, all aimed at ensuring that no unavoidable risks, problems and/or legacies are left to future generations.

  • Get Price
  • Tailings management - Harmony

    2021-5-27  One of the ways in which we ensure not only compliance with environmental legislation, is the way in which we manage the tailings from our mining operations. Harmony currently has 85 tailings storage facilities under management in both South Africa and Papua New Guinea.

  • Get Price
  • Mine Tailings Management In South Africa

    2020-8-14  Mine tailings management in south africa . Tailings management in south africa is regulated by law in the guideline for the compilation of a mandatory code of practice on mine residue deposits issued by the dme in 2000. this guideline makes implementation of a code of practice mandatory for each tailings facility with compulsory adherence to the sans 10286, code of practice for mi.

  • Get Price
  • MINE TAILINGS AND THEIR POTENTIAL IMPACTS: A CASE

    2015-11-19  • Tailings dam management is based on principles that integrate mineral exploitation and environmental management and protection. • It focuses on all phases of mineral resource development from pre-exploration planning thro’ exploration, extraction and mine closure and monitoring.

  • Get Price
  • tailings Companies and Suppliers in South Africa

    Mine Tailings Services. The Tailings complex at Eastplats Mine (Barplats Limited) covers an area of 82,500 m². In order to meet the objective which was complete dust control of the tailings and surrounding areas the team at Soil ...

  • Get Price
  • SAIMM - Tailings Working Group

    2021-6-27  In South Africa she is registered as a Pr Sci Nat. Her career in mining hydrology spans 39 years and she has worked on over 300 mines worldwide. In 1989 she founded KLM Consulting Services ( KLMCS) to provide innovative and practical solutions to mine water issues, specialising in Mine dewatering design and tailings monitoring for risk reduction.

  • Get Price
  • New tailings management standard sets the bar for

    2020-8-6  Ligia Noronha, director of UNEP’s Economy Division, says the approach to mine tailings facilities must place safety first by making environmental and human safety a priority in management actions and on-the-ground operations.

  • Get Price
  • TAILINGS MANAGEMENT

    2021-5-28  this collection of case studies of tailings management practices in operations in many parts of the world. The first section provides the teadet with an overview on tailings and the issues that need to be addressed in all stages of the life cycle of railings. This section is followed by 21 case studies illustrating the specific components of

  • Get Price
  • Mine Tailings Management In South Africa

    Petra Diamonds Tailings Management. Tailings residue deposit management. Below is information on Petra’s tailings management programme. In South Africa risk-based mandatory Codes of Practices (“COP”) 1 are available for all residue deposits at our mines as required by, and according to set guidelines from the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR), Mine Health and Safety Inspectorate.

  • Get Price
  • Mine Tailings Management In South Africa

    2020-8-14  Mine Tailings Management In South Africa. 2tailings storage guidelines and standards. tailings management in south africa is regulated by law in the guideline for the compilation of a mandatory code of practice on mine residue deposits issued by the dme in 2000 this guideline makes implementation of a code of practice mandatory for each tailings facility with compulsory adherence to

  • Get Price
  • Tailings management - Harmony

    2021-5-27  Harmony currently has 85 tailings storage facilities under management in both South Africa and Papua New Guinea. These consist of 24 operational facilities, 10 re-mining facilities and 51 dormant and in-active facilities. 19 of our operational facilities, are constructed by means of upstream deposition which incorporates day wall and basin ...

  • Get Price
  • The Nature and Articulation of Ethical Codes on Tailings ...

    2017-10-12  in South Africa to be the ethics of tailings handling and other mine waste disposal practices; and the impact these have on the health of surrounding communities and the environment as a whole, by way of pollution incidents, safety failings and reduction in the amount of space available for low-cost housing projects.

  • Get Price
  • MINE TAILINGS AND THEIR POTENTIAL IMPACTS: A CASE

    2015-11-19  MINE TAILINGS AND THEIR POTENTIAL IMPACTS: A CASE STUDY OF SOUTH AFRICAN GOLD TAILINGS DAMS Ogola, J.S. Department of Mining and Environmental Geology, School of Environmental Sciences University of Venda, Private Bag X5050, South Africa, [email protected] LIMPOPO MINERALS CONFERENCE 7 TRADE SHOW MOKOPANE

  • Get Price
  • tailing mining facilities in south africa

    The principle management guidance document for tailings facilities in South Africa is the Code of Practice for Mine ... Birds Associated with the Tailings Storage Facility and Surrounds ... Tailings storage facilities (TSFs) are a well-known component of the altered landscapes of many parts of South Africa, and indeed most gold mining areas of

  • Get Price
  • South Africa Magnetite Tailings Treatment Processes

    2021-6-24  The environmental impact of seepage from gold mine tailings dams near Johannesburg, South Africa Submitted inpartialfulfilment oftherequirements ... 2.4.1 Metallurgical process 24 2.5 MANAGEMENT ANDRECLAMATION OFTAILINGS DAMS INSOUTH AFRICA 27 ... 6.3.1 Treatment technologies 152 6.3.2 On-site management 154. Detail

  • Get Price
  • The environmental impact of gold mine tailings

    Gold mining in South Africa resulted in vast volumes of tailings, which have been deposited in impoundments. Poor management of most of the tailings dams resulted in the escape of seepage, adversely affecting soils and water quality. Some tailings dams have been partially or completely reclaimed leaving contaminated footprints. These zones pose a serious threat to the underlying

  • Get Price
  • New tailings management standard sets the bar for

    2020-8-6  The Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management was launched on 5 August 2020, as the first global standard on tailings management. ... Fallout from the Brumadinho mine tailings disaster in Brazil in January 2019. Source: Israel Defense Forces/Flickr ... The Minerals Council South Africa

  • Get Price
  • TAILINGS MANAGEMENT

    2021-5-28  this collection of case studies of tailings management practices in operations in many parts of the world. The first section provides the teadet with an overview on tailings and the issues that need to be addressed in all stages of the life cycle of railings. This section is followed by 21 case studies illustrating the specific components of

  • Get Price
  • Mine Tailings Management In South Africa

    2020-8-14  Mine Tailings Management In South Africa. 2tailings storage guidelines and standards. tailings management in south africa is regulated by law in the guideline for the compilation of a mandatory code of practice on mine residue deposits issued by the dme in 2000 this guideline makes implementation of a code of practice mandatory for each tailings facility with compulsory adherence to

  • Get Price
  • mine tailings management in south africa

    Petra Diamonds Tailings Management. Tailings residue deposit management Below is information on Petra’s tailings management programme In South Africa riskbased mandatory Codes of Practices (“COP”) 1 are available for all residue deposits at our mines as required by, and according to set guidelines from the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR), Mine Health and Safety Inspectorate

  • Get Price
  • The Nature and Articulation of Ethical Codes on Tailings ...

    2019-9-4  Keywords: Mine tailings, ethics, legislations, corporate social responsibility, policy research, South Africa Research highlights: (i) Evolution of South Africa’s regulatory codes and the ethical position, as well as the behaviour of major mining companies in the area of tailings management, reviewed;

  • Get Price
  • Tailings, Tailings Risk Management, Tailings Storage ...

    2021-6-9  Tailings South Africa. ... Fraser Alexander is an industry leader in tailings storage facility (TSF) management, specialising in both mineral residue or tailings deposition and tailings reclamation for reprocessing. ... We focus on optimised and best-practice placement of mine residue to meet the most stringent safety, health and environmental ...

  • Get Price
  • South Africa needs to refresh how it manages by

    2019-5-1  South Africa needs to refresh how it manages by-products from mining. There have been two major tailings dam failures in South Africa in the last half century – in 1974 and 1994. As many as 29 ...

  • Get Price
  • Tailings - South32

    Tailings. Management of tailings and water retaining dams is an integral part of our mining and processing activities. We recognise the potential risks that Tailings Storage Facilities (TSFs) could present to our people, our communities, the environment and our business and are committed to the safe and responsible management of our TSFs.

  • Get Price
  • New tailings management standard sets the bar for

    2020-8-6  The Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management was launched on 5 August 2020, as the first global standard on tailings management. ... Fallout from the Brumadinho mine tailings disaster in Brazil in January 2019. Source: Israel Defense Forces/Flickr ... The Minerals Council South Africa

  • Get Price
  • MANAGEMENT OF TAILINGS: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

    2020-9-8  TAILINGS MANAGEMENT ... possible, is widely employed in southern Africa, Australia and the south-west of the USA, which have in common a dry climate. Centerline and downstream ... 3.1 SETTING OF THE MINE SITE Tailings management is typically easier, at least physically, in dry climates, where advantage can be ...

  • Get Price
  • TAILINGS MANAGEMENT

    2021-5-28  this collection of case studies of tailings management practices in operations in many parts of the world. The first section provides the teadet with an overview on tailings and the issues that need to be addressed in all stages of the life cycle of railings. This section is followed by 21 case studies illustrating the specific components of

  • Get Price
  • The impact of acid mine drainage in South Africa

    2011-9-29  acid mine drainage on water quality in South Africa Gold mining Gold tailings dumps have been a feature of the landscape around the large gold mining towns since mining began, and as described above, have been discharging polluted water for decades. The effect of

  • Get Price

    Any of your enquiry will be highly appreciated.

    Enquiry Now