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Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa : Development Actors, Policy Impacts, and Broader Implications

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Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa : Development Actors, Policy Impacts, and Broader Implications
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Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa
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Development Actors, Policy Impacts, and Broader Implications
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Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa : Development Actors, Policy Impacts, and Broader Implications
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Acid Mine Drainage in South Africa : Development Actors, Policy Impacts, and Broader Implications
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  • Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Abbreviations -- Chapter 1: Overview of AMD in South Africa -- References -- Chapter 2: The Global Context of AMD -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 AMD in Australia -- 2.3 AMD in Canada -- 2.4 AMD in the USA -- 2.5 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 3: Water Mining and Development in South Africa -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Understanding the Key Concepts -- 3.2.1 Acid Mine Drainage -- 3.2.2 Sustainable Development -- 3.3 Water and Sustainable Development -- 3.3.1 Why Clean Water Is so Important? -- 3.3.2 The Importance of Water for Sustainable Development -- 3.3.3 What Are the Developmental Implications of Contaminated Water in South Africa? -- 3.4 The Significance of the Mining Industry -- 3.4.1 The History of Mining and Mining Rights in South Africa -- 3.4.1.1 1886-1902: The Pre-industrial Phase of Mining -- 3.4.1.2 1902-1961: The Industrial Phase of Mining -- 3.4.1.3 1961-1994: The Deep-Level Phase of Mining -- 3.4.1.4 1994 to Present -- 3.4.2 The Economic Significance of Mining in South Africa -- 3.4.3 The Negative Impact of Mining in South Africa -- 3.5 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 4: The Nature of Acid Mine Drainage in the Vaal River System -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Acid Mine Drainage -- 4.3 How Acid Mine Drainage Is Defined Among the Various Actors -- 4.4 The Vaal River System -- 4.5 The Status of Acid Mine Drainage in the Three Vaal River Basins -- 4.5.1 The Western Basin -- 4.5.2 The Central Basin -- 4.5.3 The Eastern Basin -- 4.6 The Current Situation of Acid Mine Drainage and How Various Actors Relate to It -- 4.7 The Mining Industry and Acid Mine Drainage -- 4.8 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 5: The Policy Response to Acid Mine Drainage in the Gold-Mining Sector -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Policy on Mine Closure and Water Usage -- 5.3 Governance
  • 5.3.1 Possible Treatment Technologies and Problems at This Point -- 5.3.2 Inter-Ministerial Committee on Acid Mine Drainage -- 5.3.2.1 The Committee's Expert Report -- 5.3.2.2 The Options Identified in the Report -- 5.3.2.3 Recommendations Made by the Expert Report -- 5.3.3 Role of the Trans Caledon Tunnel Authority -- 5.3.4 Gauteng Provincial Government Policy Response: Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development -- 5.3.4.1 Environment Pollution (Element 1) -- 5.3.4.2 Human Health (Element 4) -- 5.4 Developing Long-Term Solutions to Acid Mine Drainage -- 5.5 Consultants, Activists and Non-Governmental Organisations -- 5.5.1 Anthony Turton -- 5.5.2 Mariette Liefferink -- 5.6 The Latest Policy Response -- 5.7 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 6: Socio-economic Impact of Acid Mine Drainage -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 The Economic, Environmental, Social and Health Impacts of Acid Mine Drainage -- 6.3 Negative Socio-economic Impacts of Acid Mine Drainage: Agriculture as a Case Study -- 6.3.1 The Krugersdorp Game Reserve -- 6.3.2 Lotter Farm Krugersdorp -- 6.3.3 Farming Activities in the Fochville District -- 6.3.4 Wonderfontein Catchment Area -- 6.4 Possible Solutions to the Socio-economic Impacts (Mainly in Agriculture) -- 6.5 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 7: AMD and a Sustainable Future for South Africa
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