Acid Mine Drainage
Learn about acid mine drainage formation and methodologies to control and treat (both chemical and passive) acid water and acid soils.Acid Mine Drainage Guide
WVU Extension Specialists can help understand acid mine drainage formation and methodologies to control and treat water and soils.
Get information about possible chemicals to use for treatment of acid mine drainage, the conditions where each chemical is most effective, and costs. Sludge creation and handling is also covered.
Learn about various techniques, where and when certain types of passive treatment options can be used for acid mine drainage, as well as design considerations, costs, and treatment effectiveness.