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Boise Cascade says it might close Oregon plywood mill ,

Boise Cascade says it might close Oregon plywood mill ,

Oct 21, 2020· PORTLAND, Ore — Boise Cascade says it may close a plywood mill in eastern Oregon at the end of the year and lay off all the 229 people who work there

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Contamination of the human food chain by uranium mill ,

Contamination of the human food chain by uranium mill ,

A study is in progress to estimate the contamination of the human food chain by uranium, /sup 230/Th, /sup 226/Ra /sup 210/Pb, and /sup 210/Po originating from tailing piles associated with uranium ore processing mills Rabbits, cattle, vegetables, and grass were collected on or near two uranium mill sit

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Lakeview Mill — Lakeview, Ore — Waste Lands: America's ,

Lakeview Mill — Lakeview, Ore — Waste Lands: America's ,

This site handled (or was contaminated by) uranium ore, according to government records The Department of Energy initially considered cleaning up this site under the Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program, but determined that the site had been, or would be, more properly handled under the Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act

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Use of Chemical and Isotopic Identifiers to Characterize ,

Use of Chemical and Isotopic Identifiers to Characterize ,

The Anaconda Bluewater mill is located approximately 8 miles from the Village of Milan, NM, near the western boundary of the watershed It began uranium ore-processing in 1953 The mill used a carbonate-leach until 1955 (DOE 2014) In 1955, the mill switched to a sulfuric acid-leach after uranium ore was found in sandstone on the Laguna ,

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Boise Cascade says it might close Oregon plywood mill ,

Boise Cascade says it might close Oregon plywood mill ,

Oct 23, 2020· Boise Cascade says it might close Oregon plywood mill By: The Associated Press in News , Real Estate and Development October 23, 2020 8:15 am PORTLAND, Ore (AP) — Boise Cascade says it may close a plywood mill in eastern Oregon at the end of the year and lay off all the 229 people who work there

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19 of Oregon's most polluted places - oregonlive

19 of Oregon's most polluted places - oregonlive

The Environmental Protection Agency has a special designation for the country's most-polluted places: Superfund Sit Oregon is home to a number of these sites, which can all be found on the ,

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Picher, Oklahoma: The Story Behind America's Creepiest ,

Picher, Oklahoma: The Story Behind America's Creepiest ,

Years of extracting ore from the earth lead to large piles of toxic waste from the mines scattered about the city These contaminated mine tailings, tons of mill sand known as chat, have a severe ,

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Bunker Hill Mine and Smelting Complex - Wikipedia

Bunker Hill Mine and Smelting Complex - Wikipedia

The Bunker Hill Mine and Smelting Complex ("Bunker Hill smelter"), was a large smelter located in Kellogg, Idaho, in the Coeur d'Alene BasinWhen built, it was the largest smelting facility in the world It is located in what became known as the Silver Valley of the Coeur d'Alene Basin, an area for a century that was a center of extensive silver and other metal mining and processing

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Officials: mill site, private wells pose no major health ,

Officials: mill site, private wells pose no major health ,

Staff from the Linn County Environmental Health Department, Department of Environmental Quality and Oregon Health Department reported that contamination at the mill and in private water wells near ,

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New Jersey's abandoned mines: Hidden underground danger

New Jersey's abandoned mines: Hidden underground danger

May 31, 2018· New Jersey is home to 600 of the nation's 500,000 abandoned mines, yet the danger they pose looms large in the state's north

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Animas River Environmental Contamination from the ,

Animas River Environmental Contamination from the ,

Abstract •Animas River was contaminated by Durango Mill Site from 1880 to 1990 •The processing of Lead/Silver/Gold was from 1881 to 1930 •The processing of Uranium/Vanadium was from 1942 to 1963 •Public Health concern of river contamination and sampling was from 1955 to 1962 •Radium contamination was most significant contaminant •The Durango Mill Site closure occurred in 1963

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The contamination of former iron and steel works sites ,

The contamination of former iron and steel works sites ,

Former iron and steel works sites are significant in terms of their size, number, degree of contamination, and their wide distribution in the United Kingdom They are likely to have become chemically contaminated with a wide range of substances from the manufacture of iron and steel, and the many associated process Associated processes include coke-production, metal refining and finishing

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Contaminated sites from the past: experience of the US ,

Contaminated sites from the past: experience of the US ,

The quantity of mill tailings left behind after processing was essentially unchanged from the original quantity of ore A typical inactive mill tailings site from 1978 included a tailings pile covering approximately 20 hectar The mill tailings piles consisted of sandy material that was deposited in slurries, ICRP 2015 Proceedings 86

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On Poisoned Ground | Science History Institute

On Poisoned Ground | Science History Institute

Apr 21, 2013· He dealt with both mines and uranium mills since the mills also affected nearby communities, the contamination of which led to the Uranium Mill Tailing Radiation Control Act of 1978 “I spent most of my life following the trail of these mill processing sites,” says Charley of the 27 sites in 10 states, all but three covered by the act

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Gold processing - Mining and concentrating | Britannica

Gold processing - Mining and concentrating | Britannica

Gold processing - Gold processing - Mining and concentrating: The nature of the ore deposit determines the mining and mineral processing techniques applied Oxide ore deposits are frequently of such low grade (eg, 3 to 10 parts per million) that extensive mineral processing cannot economically be justified In this case they are merely shattered by explosives and then piled into heaps for ,

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Uranium Mill Tailings Remediation in the United States ,

Uranium Mill Tailings Remediation in the United States ,

Nov 19, 2015· A more direct way would be for humans to drink surface or groundwater contaminated directly from the leaching of the uranium mill tailings (ASCE 1986) More indirect ways would be for plants, specifically crops planted near a tailings site, to intake radionuclides from contaminated soil or water and humans to eat the plants

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Utah residents fear contamination from uranium mill

Utah residents fear contamination from uranium mill

Oct 07, 2016· Besides processing uranium ore, the mill is licensed to accept alternative sources of radioactive waste from other sites, including mines, Environmental ,

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State of Oregon: Department of Environmental Quality

State of Oregon: Department of Environmental Quality

Human health: direct exposure to contaminated soils and possible ingestion of contaminated ecological receptors (fish ingestion) Ecological: exposure to contamination in sediments Status of Investigative or Remedial Action: In early 2007, Boise submitted a ICP Closure report for the Salem mill site

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Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

The mill operated from February 1958 to November 1960 The Ground Water Project evaluates the nature and extent of ground water contamination that resulted from the uranium ore processing activiti The Ground Water Project is in its beginning stag Human health may be at risk from exposure to ground water contaminated by uranium ore ,

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Boise Cascade announces potential closure of Elgin plant ,

Boise Cascade announces potential closure of Elgin plant ,

Dec 11, 2020· The Boise Cascade Company reports it could shut down its plywood mill in Elgin in 2021, shown here in a 2018 file photo, due to a lack of logs because of wildfires and an order from the Oregon ,

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Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

A uranium- and vanadium-ore-processing mill operated from 1954 to 1968 within the Navajo Nation near Shiprock, New Mexico By September 1986, all tailings and structures on the former mill property were encapsulated in a disposal cell built on top of two existing tailings piles on the Shiprock site (the site) [1]

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Boise Cascade Say Sit May Clsoe Eastern Oregon Plywood Mill

Boise Cascade Say Sit May Clsoe Eastern Oregon Plywood Mill

Oct 21, 2020· PORTLAND, Ore (AP) — Boise Cascade says it may close a plywood mill in eastern Oregon at the end of the year and lay off all the 229 people who work there

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Uranium Mining and Milling Wastes: An Introduction

Uranium Mining and Milling Wastes: An Introduction

Ore mined in open pit or underground mines is crushed and leached in a uranium mill A uranium mill is a chemical plant designed to extract uranium from ore It is usually located near the mines to limit transportation In the most cases, sulfuric acid is used as the leaching agent, but alkaline leaching is ,

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Deb Abrahamson blames mining pollution for her cancer ,

Deb Abrahamson blames mining pollution for her cancer ,

Dec 01, 2019· Along the highway that connects the sites, where ore was transported for so many years, contaminated soils were excavated and disposed of at the mill The EPA has targeted the ,

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Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

Surface cleanup at the Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project site near Lakeview, Oregon was completed in 1989 The Ground Water Project evaluates the nature and extent of ground water contamination that resulted from the uranium ore processing activiti The Ground Water Project is in its beginning stag Human health may be at risk from exposure to ground water contaminated ,

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Boise Cascade notice says it might close Oregon plywood mill

Boise Cascade notice says it might close Oregon plywood mill

Oct 22, 2020· PORTLAND — Boise Cascade says it may close a plywood mill in eastern Oregon at the end of the year and lay off all the 229 people who work there

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Baseline Risk Assessment Of Ground Water Contamination At ,

Baseline Risk Assessment Of Ground Water Contamination At ,

This baseline risk assessment of groundwater contamination at the uranium mill tailings site near Salt Lake City, Utah, evaluates potential public health or environmental impacts resulting from ground water contamination at the former uranium ore processing site The tailings and other contaminated material at this site were placed in a

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Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

Baseline risk assessment of ground water contamination at ,

The mill operated from February 1958 to November 1960 The Ground Water Project evaluates the nature and extent of ground water contamination that resulted from the uranium ore processing activiti The Ground Water Project is in its beginning stag Human health may be at risk from exposure to ground water contaminated by uranium ore processing

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Toxic legacy of uranium haunts proposed Colorado mill ,

Toxic legacy of uranium haunts proposed Colorado mill ,

Sep 04, 2010· The contamination left behind by all that, along with a more modern mess at the Cotter Corp mill site near Cañon City, has cemented the idea of ,

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Local gardeners, farmers concerned by soil contamination ,

Local gardeners, farmers concerned by soil contamination ,

Jun 15, 2020· PORTLAND, Ore (KOIN) — The state of Oregon has launched an investigation into contaminated soil and compost after receiving complaintsLab results from the Oregon ,

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