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Descriptor English: Mining Acid Water
Descriptor Spanish: Agua Ácida de Minas
Descriptor Portuguese: Água Ácida de Mineração
Descriptor French: Eaux Acides des Mines
Tree number(s): SP4.016.177.038.399
SP4.031.100.200.277.568
Scope note: Water from mines that contains minerals in solution and a low pH due to the oxidation of ferric sulfate in sulfuric acid
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
Related: Effluent Neutralization DeCS
Mining MeSH
Mining Wastes DeCS
Water Acidity DeCS
DeCS ID: 24928
Unique ID: DDCS024928
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Mining Acid Water - Preferred
Concept UI FD00057948
Scope note Water from mines that contains minerals in solution and a low pH due to the oxidation of ferric sulfate in sulfuric acid
Preferred term Mining Acid Water



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