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ERIC Number: EJ580549
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-0855
Gold--Its Extraction and the Environment: Experiences in Papua New Guinea.
Stevens, Mike; Owens, Chris
Australian Science Teachers' Journal, v44 n4 p13-18 Nov 1998
Discusses how the mining of gold has impacted the development of both Australia and Papua, New Guinea. Outlines the essential chemistry of small scale mining, the impact of gold on the economy, and the environmental effect of mercury on both the miners and the environment. (Author/CCM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Australia; Papua New Guinea