Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 1 OF 15
|Main Title||Central Florida Phosphate Industry Areawide Impact Assessment Program. Volume I: Description of Program and Industry.|
|CORP Author||Texas Instruments, Inc., Dallas.;Environmental Protection Agency, Atlanta, GA. Region IV.|
|Report Number||EPA-68-01-4196; EPA/904/9-79/034A;|
|Stock Number||PB-296 584|
|Additional Subjects||Phosphate deposits ; Mining ; Strip mining ; Reserves ; Materials recovery ; Production capacity ; Beneficiation ; Florida ; Phosphate industry ; Central Region(Florida)|
It is appropriate that Texas Instruments 7-volume report on the central Florida phosphate industry areawide impact assessment for the Environmental Protection Agency begin with a comprehensive description of the industry itself. This is the purpose of Volume I. How phosphate rock is recovered, beneficiated, and used, and what coproducts result from mining it are discussed, as well as specific locations of the activities and the industry's mine-land reclamation practices. Also included are world, U.S., state, and study-area production and use statistics.