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Main Title Proceedings of the second U.S.-Polish Symposium, Coal Surface Mining and Power Production in the Face of Environmental Protection Requirements : September 26-28, 1979, Castle Ksiaz, Poland /
Author Libicki, Jacek
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Libicki, Jacek.
CORP Author Central Research and Design Inst. for Open-Pit Mining, Wroclaw (Poland).;Industrial Environmental Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA-600/7-79-159; EPA-J-5-533-12
Stock Number PB80-124837
OCLC Number 06492488
Subjects Coal mines and mining--Poland--Congresses ; Coal mines and mining--United States--Congresses ; Strip mining--United States--Congresses ; Strip mining--Poland--Congresses
Additional Subjects Coal mining ; Environmental impacts ; Meetings ; Surface mining ; Lignite ; Air pollution ; Water pollution ; Solid waste disposal ; Electric power generation ; Land reclamation ; Regulations ; Legislation ; Poland ; Foreign technology ; Pollution abatement
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EJBD  EPA 600-7-79-159 c.1 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 05/19/2014
EKBD  EPA-600/7-79-159 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 01/02/2004
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-7-79-159 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
EMBD  EPA/600/7-79/159 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 09/29/1995
ESAD  EPA 600-7-79-159 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB80-124837 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation vi, 292 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
A partial listing of topic areas includes: Overview of the United States environmental research program related to coal extraction conversion through the year 2000; Present and future role of lignite in Polish power production and basic problems of environmental protection; Legislation and regulations controlling coal extraction and conversion in the United States; Present and future surface coal extraction technologies in the United States; Surface mining of lignite with belt conveyors and its environmental advantages; Coal mining and ground water; The impact of lignite mining on surface water and means of its control; Coal refuse disposal practices and challenges in the United States; Reclamation practices for coal refuse and fly ash disposal; Successful revegetation of coal-mined lands in the United States; Efforts of agricultural reclamation of toxic spoils in lignite surface mining in Poland; Selected problems of environmental protection in designing coal fired power - plants and high tension systems; Air pollution in the vicinity of large thermal power plants and control.
"October 1979." "Contract No. J-5-533-12." "Symposium Director, Dr. Jacek Libicki, Central Research and Design Institute for Openpit Mining, POLTEGOR, Wroclaw, Poland." Includes bibliographical references.