Cleaning The Muddy Waters Of Mining

A refinery supervisor overlooks the first stage of the tailings pond, one of three ponds on the property. Tailing ponds are areas of refused mining tailings where the waterborne refuse material is pumped into a pond to allow the sedimentation (meaning separation) of solid particles from the water. When the process is completet the purified water can thus be reused in the processing cycle.  The tailings from this facility are from actual tailings where minerals were further removed due to advancement in technology.


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