3-3

 

Opportunities for Research and Technology Development in In-Situ Mining,

 

36

3-4

 

Opportunities for Research and Development in Mineral Processing,

 

46

4-1

 

Recommendations for Research and Development in Health and Safety,

 

52

5-1

 

Opportunities for Research and Technology Development for Environmental Protection,

 

58

6-1

 

Estimates of Mining Research and Development Capabilities of the National Laboratories,

 

62

8-1

 

Key Research and Development Needs for the Mining Industries,

 

71

SIDEBARS

3-1

 

Examples of Environmental and Health Concerns That Should Be Identified During Exploration,

 

20

3-2

 

Models for Ore Deposits with Little Environmental Impact,

 

21

3-3

 

Need for Research on Fine Particles and Dust,

 

37

5-1

 

Phosphogypsum,

 

54

5-2

 

Blue Sky Ideas for Research on Environmental Issues,

 

60

7-1

 

Benefits of SXEW to Producers and Consumers,

 

68

8-1

 

Potential Revolutionary Developments for Mining,

 

72

8-2

 

Basic and Applied Research and Development,

 

72



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