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RECORD NUMBER: 22 OF 30
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Final environmental impact statement for proposed issuance of a new source National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit to Mobil Chemical Company, South Fort Meade Mine, Polk County, Florida|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Atlanta, GA. Region IV.|
|Report Number||EPA 904/9-81-092|
|Subjects||Phosphate mines and mining--Environmental aspects--Florida--Polk County ; Environmental impact statements--Florida--Polk County|
|Additional Subjects||Beneficiation ; Environmental impact statements-final ; Substitutes ; Environmental impacts ; Transport properties ; Air pollution ; Geology ; Ground water ; Ecology ; Radiation ; Florida ; Mobil Chemical Company ; Phosphate mining ; Polk County(Florida)|
|Collation||1 v., var. pagings : ill. / 28 cm.|
Mobil Chemical Company has proposed an open pit phosphate mine, beneficiation plant and transshipment facility on a 16,288-acre site in southern Polk County, Florida. Mining would involve 15,194 acres, all of which would be reclaimed, and would produce 77 million tons of phosphate products over a 25-year period. The EIS examines alternatives, impacts and mitigative measures related to air, geology, radiation, groundwater, ecology and other natural and cultural systems.
"EPA 904/9-81-092"--Cover. "January 1982"--Cover.