Baotang Shen, Binzhong Zhou |CSIRO


Project title: Safe disposal of tailings in abandoned mine voids

Research team:

Offering to sponsors:

The project offers a new, cost-effective technology that will eliminate concerns about tailing dam stability and chemical leaching on the surface.


The proposal is to dispose tailings into mine voids in a safe and environmentally friendly manner. The tailings would be monitored during placement and settlement using new geophysical technology.

Benefit to industry:



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