This paper provides an overview of the publicly available literature on the social aspects of mine closure. We examine the themes that have been the focus of both industry and research attention. This then enables a gap analysis and suggestions as to future research priorities.

Publisher: Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining

Region: Australia

Type: Educational Resource

CITATION

Bainton, N.A. and S. Holcombe (2018). The Social Aspects of Mine
Closure: A Global Literature Review. Centre for Social
Responsibility in Mining (CSRM), Sustainable Minerals Institute
(SMI), The University of Queensland: Brisbane.

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