Academic Catalog

MINE413 TAILINGS AND EFFLUENT MANAGEMENT

Course Code: 5650413
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mining Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AL HSAN AROL
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Introduction to legal requirements for tailings and effluent disposal. Characterization of tailings. Tailings disposal methods. Tailings embankment design. Effluent treatment methods, acid mine drainage management.