Handy AMD/ARD References

Mine Waste Management is often asked what our go-to documents for the management of acid and metalliferous drainage (AMD) are.  So here are a few of our favourites:

The Global Acid Rock Drainage GuideInternational Network for Acid Prevention

Prediction Manual for Drainage Chemistry from Sulphidic Geologic MaterialsThe Mine Environment Neutral Drainage Program

ARD Test HandbookAMIRA International

Preventing Acid and Metalliferous DrainageAustralian Government: Department of Industry, Innovation, and Science

Draft Guidance: Materials Characterisation Baseline Data Requirements for Mining ProposalsGovernment of Western Australia: Department of Mines, Industry Regulation, and Safety

Guidelines for Preparing Mine Closure PlansGovernment of Western Australia: Department of Mines, Industry Regulation, and Safety