environmental impacts of quarry industry in nigeria

impacts of quarry industry in nigeria

al 2010 In Nigeria the greatest pollution effects come from exploration of petroleum limestone and rocks The purpose of this study is to assess the effects of quarry dust among workers of quarry industry their quarry industry at Umuoghara on the realization of effect of dust The study will provide the people with the...

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Environmental impact assessment in Nigeria regulatory

environmental consequences of such a proposed action in the form of an environmental impact assessment The Department of Petroleum Resources DPR an arm of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources recognizing the national importance of the oil and gas industry sector to the continued growth of the Nigerian economy and...

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Evaluation of the environmental performance of lime

Aug 01 2012 0183 32 Highlights In this work is evaluated the environmental performance of lime production in Cuba The calcination stage is the most impacting step of the production process Inputs of fuel electricity and limestone strongly influences the process impacts The study establishes a benchmark to improve the process performance in Cuba...

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Critical Issues of Sustainability Associated with Quarry

environmental impacts Quarry operations can cause serious environmental degradation when proper siting design operation and monitoring are not provided 3 Quarry activities such as exploration blasting transportation and disposal of waste rocks impacts environmental destroys vegetation natural habitats and cause dust-air pollution...

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Environmental Impacts of Industry

Stricter environmental targets put in place for industry on water quality air pollution and landscape damage Locations chosen in order to minimise visual impact Industrial processes can cause air and water pollution as well as degrading the soil...

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Environmental Effects of Sand and Gravel Mining on Land

The increase in the demand for sand and gravel for construction and other purposes such as flood control has placed immense pressure on the environment where sand and gravel resources occur This study was carried out to determine the environmental effects of sand and gravel mining in Luku North central Nigeria using field observations and laboratory analysis of soil sampl...

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This place used to be green the brutal impact of oil in

Dec 06 2019 0183 32 This place used to be green the brutal impact of oil in the Niger Delta Rural towns and villages in the Niger Delta rely on fishing and farming as their main source of income...

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THE EFFECTS OF OIL POLLUTION ON THE ENVIRONMENT

the world today Since crude oil was first discovered in Nigeria in 1958 oil exploration has continued in the Niger-Delta This paper examined the effects of oil pollution on the environment Oil pollution occurs when crude oil and its refined products are spilled into the environment by the activities of man...

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ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

environmental science In Africa because of economic pressures and slower evolution of environmental awareness local communities have been particularly exposed to the detrimental effects of contamination arising from mining and its effects on public health agriculture and the environment In addition the legacy of mining has left...

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What are the environmental impacts of economic development

Abstract The study investigated the environmental effects of quarry operations in Abeokuta Ogun state while it specifically sought to identify corresponding environmental impacts posed in quarry operation and assess the efforts towards minimizing environmental impacts of their operations...

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Environment Shell Nigeria

Environmental Impact Assessment Reports In Nigeria we complete Environmental Social and Health Impact Assessments EIAs for all our development projects in accordance with Nigerian Law The aim is to reduce the environmental and social impact of our activities as much as possible and look for benefits for affected communiti...

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Types of environmental problems in Nigeria Legitng

2 Air pollution in Nigeria Even simple activities like breathing can become dangerous because of dirty air this is one of the most serious environmental issues in Nigeria today Our country currently has a large number of power stations most of which sprung up after 1990...

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environmental risk management in the quarry industry in

Apr 27 2013 0183 32 Pulmonary Problems among Quarry Workers of Stone Crushing The International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Vol 3 No 4 October 2012 of Stone Crushing Industrial Site at Umuoghara Ebonyi State Nigeria stone quarrying may increase the risk of respiratory problems and impaired Considering the fact that quarry industry has become one of...

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The Influence of Corporate Governance on Environmental

The study investigates the influence of corporate governance on environmental disclosure of non-financial firms listed in Nigeria Stock Exchange NSE anchoring on trinity theory agency stakeholder and legitimacy theories 86 firm-year observations across 86 companies listed in Nigeria Stock Exchange NSE using content analysis cross-sectional data OLS regression techniques were...

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Effect Of Exploitation Of Quarry In The Environment

Study on the impact of granite exploitation on the environment - wseas Abstract The granite exploitation activity in Gorj county is done in four quarries La environment the geographical location the quarry hydrography the physical-mechanical emphasizing of the negative effect and of the benefit effects...

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Industry analysis of quarry company in nigeria

Disadvantages of quarry industry in nigeria impacts of quarry industry in nigeria examples of quarry industries in nigeria Grinding Mill China impacts of quarry industry in nigeria quarry industry nigeria environmental risk management in the quarry An example of such activities is the mining industry in Nakuru municipality Learn More Disadvantages Of Quarry Industry In Nigeria...

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ENVIRONMENTAL GUIDELINES AND STANDARDS

A Environmental impact assessment process 132 B Contingency planning for the prevention control and addition there are a lot of variations in the management practices of the petroleum industry in Nigeria However ambient quality standards require detailed and comprehensive ecological data...

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Mining industry of Nigeria

The mining of minerals in Nigeria accounts for only 03 of its GDP due to the influence of its vast oil resourc The domestic mining industry is underdeveloped leading to Nigeria having to import minerals that it could produce domestically such as salt or iron oreRights to ownership of mineral resources is held by the Federal government of Nigeria which grants titles to organizations...

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Impact of Stone Quarrying on the Environment and the

Sep 28 2012 0183 32 most of quarry sites are on hills which mainly serve as a water catchment area Table 1 The impact of quarrying on the environment Effects Frequency Percentage Degradation of land and vegetation 57 634 Water pollution 5 56 Air pollution 15 166 Noise pollution 13 144 Fig 3 Land degradation in the quarrying areas...

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The radiological impact of the quarry industry A case

misc etde_20965776 title = The radiological impact of the quarry industry A case study of Irepodun quarry Awo Egbedore lga of Osun State Nigeria author = Akinloye M K and Adiat S A abstractNote = Measurements of the radiation exposure rates in the vicinity of Irepodun quarry located in Egbedore Local Government Area of Osun State Nigeria were undertaken with a view to determining...

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impact of granite quarry on the environment

QUARRY Granite Mining Business and Suppliers In Lagos Nigeria AGAO Groups 8 735 viewsISSN 2225-0948 Online 134Akande J M and Awojobi D A 2003 Assessment of Environment Impact of Exploitation of GraniteDeposit in Ilorin Nigeria Journal of Science Engineering and Technology Vol...

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quarry industry radiological effect

50 Afu D J et al Health and Environmental Effects of Abandoned Quarry Used for Municipal Waste Dump in Associated Granite Industry Quarry Abeokuta Ogun State Nigeria channel ii determine the level of concentration of heavy metals present in both soil and leachate at the dump site...

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The Oil and Gas Industry and the Nigerian Environment

Jan 01 2018 0183 32 Exploration of crude oil has had negative impacts on the Niger Delta ecosystem since oil prospecting began in that part of Nigeria Oil and gas activities have the potential for varieties of impacts on the ecosystem Environmental challenges vary The nature and degree of impact depends upon 1...

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Environmental Impacts of Quarrying in Nigeria

Sep 03 2018 0183 32 In this article we consider some of the major environmental impacts of quarrying in Nigeria Modern technology has made it possible to minimize environmental impacts associated with extraction of solid minerals and manage impacts at acceptable levels that do not cause significant harm to the environment...

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DOC ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACTS OF STONE

4 The specific objectives of the study are 1 To identify the negative impacts of quarry activities on the local environment of the study areas 2 To assess the views and awareness of communities on the impact of stone quarry 3 To examine the health impact of stone quarry on site residents 15...

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Environmental Impacts of Quarrying in Nigeria

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Assessment of the socio

Cement production at Yandev Nigeria commenced in 1980 without an environmental impact assessment to ascertain the extent of damage production activities would bring to bear on the physical...

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10 ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PLAN 101 Introduction

1021 Assessing Environmental Effects Environmental Aspects This Environmental Impact Assessment comprises the environmental assessments that has een carried out in relation to construction and operation and future decommissioning ctivi ct site The assessment covers b...

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Evaluation of the Environmental Effects of the Abandoned

Journal of Environment and Earth Science ISSN 2224-3216 Paper ISSN 2225 Vol 3 No4 2013 Evaluation of the Environmental Effects of the Abandoned Quarries Strabag Quarry at Ibadan Nigeria and RCC Quarry at J M Akande 1 2 Department of Mining Engineering The Federal University of Technology Akure Nigeria...

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What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry

Apr 25 2017 0183 32 The leakage of chemicals from mining sites can also have detrimental effects on the health of the population living at or around the mining site In some countries mining companies are expected to adhere to rehabilitation and environmental codes to ensure that the area mined is eventually transformed back into its original state...

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