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Metal Mining and the Environment

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Environmental Protection at Mines and Mineral Processing Facilities

How Metals are Mined

How Metals are Recovered from Rock

Protecting Against Acid Rock Drainage

Recycling Metals

The Mining Cycle

What is Acid Rock Drainage

Why Metals Are Important

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