Sewage Sludge as an Organic Amendment for Reclaiming Surface Mine Wastes

@inproceedings{Reuter2009SewageSA,
  title={Sewage Sludge as an Organic Amendment for Reclaiming Surface Mine Wastes},
  author={Ron Reuter},
  year={2009}
}
  • Ron Reuter
  • Published 2009
Surface mining for minerals is unavoidably an environmentally destructive process. The properties of mined soils make them a poor medium for plant growth and natural recolonization on these soils is slow (Sengupta 1993). Unvegetated mine spoils are devoid of vegetation and prone to erosion, resulting in further environmental degradation (Tennessee Valley… CONTINUE READING