Environmental Management and Sustainable Development

Course Name: 

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development (MI464)

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mining Engg)

Semester: 

Eighth

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)

Content: 

Environmental problems due to mining. Land degradation. Pollution due to mining in terms of air and water. Acid Mine Drainage, Socio-economic impacts. Control measures. Pollution due to noise and vibrations. Reclamation of mined out and subsided areas. Mine closure. Environmental policies. Environmental Management Plan. Environmental Impact Assessment. Risk Analysis. Disaster management plan. Preparation of EMP for various mineral industries. Cost of environmental management. Environmental audit.

References: 

Dhar, B.B., Environmental Management of Mining Operations, Ashish Publication House, New Delhi, 1991. Chadwick et al., Environmental Impacts of Coal Mmining and Utilization, Pergamon Press,1992.

Department: 

Mining Engineering
 

Contact us

 Dr. K. Ram Chandar,

 Head
 Department of Mining Engineering, NITKSurathkal
 P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
 Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473051
  • Email: mininghod[AT]nitk[DOT]ac[DOT]in

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