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- Zobrist, Jürg; Sima, Mihaela; Dogaru, Diana; Senila, Marin; Yang, Hong; Popescu, Claudia; Roman, Cecilia; Bela, Abraham; Frei, Linda; Dold, Bernhard; Balteanu, Dan
- Environmental science and pollution research international 2009 v.16 no.1 pp. 14-26
- zinc, etc ; European Union; X-radiation; X-ray diffraction; accounting; acid mine drainage; acidity; alkalinity; anions; basins; cadmium; calcite; case studies; cations; copper; digestion; drinking water; economic development; education; environmental quality; fluorescence; groundwater; heavy metals; household income; household surveys; households; human health; hydrologic models; ion exchange chromatography; iron; long term effects; mine tailings; mining; mountains; pH; pollutants; pyrite; regression analysis; river water; rivers; sediments; social problems; solid wastes; spectroscopy; stakeholders; sulfates; surface water; titration; unemployment; water pollution; watersheds; wells; Romania; Show all 53 Subjects
- ... Background, aim and scope In the region of the Apuseni Mountains, part of the Western Carpathians in Romania, metal mining activities have a long-standing tradition. These mining industries created a clearly beneficial economic development in the region. But their activities also caused impairments to the environment, such as acid mine drainage (AMD) resulting in long-lasting heavy metal pollution ...