|Document ID (ISN)||47481|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0301-4746 - Industrial Safety Chronicle
|Convention or series no.
||Environmental pollution in mining - Open-cast - Air - Act-1981 - its impact
||Apr.-June 1986, Vol.17, No.1, p.9-19.
||Survey of environmental effects of open-cast mines in India. Characteristics of certain gases encountered in such mines: carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, formaldehyde, acrolein. Measures for the supply of clean air in open pits. Maintenance of equipment. Comfortable working conditions. Assessment of environmental impact. List of applicable environmental laws in India. A questionnaire to be used for the assessment of air pollution is included.
||India; opencast work; mining and quarrying; atmospheric pollution; environmental pollution
||formaldehyde; nitrogen dioxide; carbon monoxide; carbon dioxide; hydrogen sulfide; check lists; legislation; sulfur dioxide; developing countries; acrolein; maintenance
||D - Periodical articles
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
Mining and quarrying