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www.greenpeace.org/international/en/campaigns/climate-change/coal/Coal-mining-impacts

Jul 1, 2016 ... Underground mines, which provide the majority of the world's coal, .... But they are often caused by mining accidents and bad mining practises.

web.mit.edu/12.000/www/m2016/finalwebsite/problems/mining.html

Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit mining ... disturbance and no tailings or waste rock (World Nuclear Association, 2012).

www.theworldcounts.com/stories/Negative-Effects-of-Coal-Mining

Aug 5, 2014 ... Coal provides 40% of the world's electricity and it produces 39% of global ... There are 2 ways to mine coal – Strip Mining and Underground ...

www.oxfam.org.au/what-we-do/mining/impacts-of-mining

Mining can impact local communities both positively and negatively. While positive impacts such as employment and community development projects are ...

www.theworldcounts.com/stories/Coal-Mining-Effects-on-the-Environment

May 13, 2014 ... Bad mining can start coal fires which can burn for decades – releasing “fly ash” and smoke filled with greenhouse gases and toxic chemicals.

www.kitco.com/ind/Albrecht/2014-12-16-How-Green-is-Lithium.html

Dec 16, 2014 ... The mining process of lithium uses large amounts of water. ... The recovery rate of lithium ion batteries, even in first world countries, is in the ...

www.uow.edu.au/~sharonb/STS300/sustain/mining/impactarticle1.html

Mining the Earth. John E. Young, Worldwatch Institute. MINERAL INDUSTRIES RAVAGING THE EARTH. Mining ranks among the world's most destructive ...

greenliving.lovetoknow.com/How_Does_Mining_Affect_the_Environment

Includes: land affected by mining, deforestation, erosion, pollutants buried in soil are released, depletion of ... So 40% of the world's coal is obtained by strip mining. ..... Yeah I didn't think mining was this bad and also causes global warming.

kids.mongabay.com/lesson_plans/lisa_algee/mining.html

Small scale mining occurs in places such as Suriname, Guyana, Central Africa, and many other places around the world. Some researchers believe that small ...