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Still buried in SLUDGE - OVEC

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COAL GENERAL PERMIT OVERVIEW - Kentucky

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The Inez coal tailings dam failure (Kentucky, USA)

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Projects | Projects - Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mine Lands

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Feds: Risks remain at some W.Va. coal slurry ponds - Yahoo

Jan 09, 2013 · West Virginia regulators have made many changes to ensure massive coal slurry ponds don't fail from the bottom and flood underground mines, but federal officials said Thursday they must do more to document ...

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Martin County sludge spill - SourceWatch

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Coal slurry - Revolvy

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Martin County coal slurry spill - Wikipedia

The Martin County coal slurry spill was an accident that occurred after midnight on October 11, 2000 when the bottom of a coal slurry impoundment owned by Massey Energy in Martin County, Kentucky broke into an abandoned underground mine below.

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Coal, Kentucky Geological Survey, University of Kentucky

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Dredge Recovers Coal Fines From Settling Ponds | Mud Cat

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Coal slurry - Wikipedia

Ideally, coal slurry consists only of crushed coal and water, which can be separated perfectly at low cost. In practice, the separation is significantly costly. Furthermore, the slurry consists also of very fine coal dust that results in a waste called blackwater, which is stored in large impoundment ponds, often together with coal ash.

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COAL SLURRY POND DANGERS - Home | Episcopal Diocese of Alabama

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Coal and Water Resources - University of Kentucky

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OVEC Issues - Slurry Impoundements

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Crews Fight Spill Of Toxic Sludge - The Washington Post

Workers are feverishly trying to clean up a massive spill of toxic coal sludge that broke through the wall of a slurry sediment pond in southeastern Kentucky, collapsed an underground mine and then flowed into nearby creeks and rivers until some of it entered the Ohio River 60 miles away.

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After decade, still signs of coal slurry spill

Oct 16, 2010 · A layer of dark goo still sits under a creek bed on Glenn Cornette's land, left over from when a coal company's sprawling slurry pond burst, blackening 100 miles of waterways and polluting the water supply of more than a dozen communities before the stuff reached the Ohio River.

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Mining Coal, Mounting Costs - Harvard University

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Coal sludge - SourceWatch

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