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  • Population monitoring experience with residents exposed

    1998 9 20 Health risk among residents exposed to uranium mining/milling wasteDuring the last few years we have been conducting studies to elucidate potential health risk among residents living around uranium mining/milling areas in Karnes County TX Uranium has been mined and milled extensively around the northern part of the County for over 30 years.

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  • Abandoned Uranium Mines Looking Within and Mill

    2015 10 7 Abandoned Uranium Mines AUM and 5 uranium mill sites on the Navajo Nation and of those in McKinley County alone there are an estimated 120 AUM of which 80 are on Navajo lands.1 The uranium mine and mill sites not only pose health threats for people living near them but are also potential sources of air soil

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  • What are the health costs of uranium mining A case study

    Introduction Uranium mining has long been associated with health problems among underground miners 1 5 Exposure to short lived radon gas progeny electrically charged radioactive daughter particles that attach themselves to natural aerosol in underground mines is associated with miner health problems particularly malignant lung cancer 6 12 It has been found that lung cancer

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  • Health Impacts for Uranium Mine and Mill Residents

    2020 12 1 Increase in leukemia lung and renal cancers around Spanish uranium mills An excess risk of leukemia mortality was observed in the vicinity of uranium mills in Spain A statistically significant 30 increase for the Andújar mill and on the borderline of statistical significance an 68 increase for the Ciudad Rodrigo mill.

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  • Health Legacy of Uranium Mining Lingers 30 Years Later

    2010 6 28 Health Legacy of Uranium Mining Lingers 30 Years Later Many past uranium workers and residents in the western U.S have fallen through the cracks of

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  • Health and Environmental Impacts of Uranium

    2008 5 29 residing near mill sites or abandoned mine sites The agencies have worked together to address public health and environmental impacts from historical uranium mining on the Navajo Reservation and have initiated but not concluded discussions with our Navajo Nation counterparts on the plan The Navajo

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  • Health problems ignored in uranium cleanup residents say

    2011 8 25 News Health problems ignored in uranium cleanup residents say By Alastair Lee Bitsoi Navajo Times SHIPROCK Aug 25 2011

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  • Left in the Dust Uranium s Legacy and Victims of Mill

    European findings that mining and milling uranium caused severe health problems scientists wanted to see if they could find similar effects in American miners and mill ers including those at

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  • Uranium in Canada

    Canadian production comes mainly from two mines in northern Saskatchewan province one of which McArthur River is the largest uranium mine in the world Production is expected to increase significantly after 2011 as several new mines now planned or under construction go into operation With known uranium resources of 499 000 tonnes of U3O8 as well as continuing exploration Canada is in a

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  • Potential Health and Environmental Hazards of Uranium

    EPA 520/1 6 83 007 POTENTIAL HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS OF URANIUM MINE WASTES Executive Summary A Report to the Congress of the United States in Response to Public Lav 95 604 June 10 1983 U.S Environmental Protection Agency Office of Radiation Programs Washington D.C 20460

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  • Health Effects of Uranium

    2021 8 5 Health Effects of Uranium Uranium is a metal that exists naturally in the earth There are small amounts of uranium in almost all the soil rock and water in the world It can move through the environment in rain wind and other natural processes People have used uranium for building military shielding weapons planes and helicopters.

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  • Regulatory Oversight Report for Uranium Mines Mills

    2020 9 7 Clear Language Summary The Regulatory Oversight Report for Uranium Mines Mills Historic and Decommissioned Sites in Canada 2017 provides information about the CNSC s work to ensure the safety and protection of people and the environment around uranium mines and mills across Canada particularly in Saskatchewan The 2017 report also includes a summary of the CNSC s work

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  • THE CHURCH ROCK URANIUM MILL TAILINGS SPILL A

    2021 10 4 tions at upstream uranium mines Gradual losses to evaporation and infiltration caused flow to cease near Chambers Arizona about 60 air miles and 100 river miles downstream from the UNC mill Released tailings liquid contained a number of radioactive and chemical constituents that posed potential threats to public health and the en vironment.

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  • Population monitoring experience with residents exposed

    1998 9 20 Health risk among residents exposed to uranium mining/milling wasteDuring the last few years we have been conducting studies to elucidate potential health risk among residents living around uranium mining/milling areas in Karnes County TX Uranium has been mined and milled extensively around the northern part of the County for over 30 years.

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  • Uranium Mining and its Disparate Impacts on Navajo Nation

    The United States government was the sole purchaser of uranium ore within the US from World War II until 1971 Uranium mining occurred mostly on Navajo Nation a region spanning parts of Arizona New Mexico and Utah and attracted large populations of Native Americans to work in the mines and mills During the Cold War from 1944 to 1986 nearly 30 million tons of uranium ore for use in

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  • Health problems ignored in uranium cleanup residents say

    2011 8 25 News Health problems ignored in uranium cleanup residents say By Alastair Lee Bitsoi Navajo Times SHIPROCK Aug 25 2011

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  • Federal Actions to Address Impacts of Uranium

    in close proximity to the mines and mills Uranium mining and milling activities no longer occur on Navajo lands but the legacy of these activities remains including more than 500 abandoned uranium mine claims1 with thousands of mine features such as pits trenches holes etc and some homes that were built from mine and mill site materials.

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  • PDF Uranium mining in Portugal A review of the

    2013 9 13 Uranium mining in Portugal A review of the environmental legacies of the largest mines and environmental and human health impacts September 2013 Environmental Geochemistry and Health

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  • Assessment of Health and Environmental Impacts of

    2011 1 11 Historical releases from legacy uranium sites throughout the Grants Mining District are documented Area residents requested health screenings and studies to evaluate health impacts from uranium mining and milling in the area Accomplishments In June 2010 the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry and the New Mexico Department of

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  • NUCLEAR RISKS

    History The Spokane Indian Reservation about 640 km² in size was created in 1881 for the local Native Ameri­can population who call themselves Spokane the Children of the Sun In 1954 two locals discovered uranium on the reservation It was the time of the great uranium fever and the U.S Atomic Energy Commission was

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  • Maternal and Neonatal Exposure to Uranium and Other

    2015 12 3 161 000 abandoned hard rock mines >4 000 abandoned uranium mines >500 abandoned uranium mines on Navajo Nation alone 1 100 unique U waste sites Impacts of release of 3 million gallons of metal laden waste water from Gold King Mine on Aug 5 2015 could be seen as orange yellow stains in Animas River two weeks after spill ―

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  • Federal Actions to Address Impacts of Uranium

    2016 7 29 Federal Actions to Address Impacts of Uranium Contamination in the Navajo Nation often living and raising families in close proximity to the mines and mills Uranium mining and milling activities no longer occur on Navajo lands but the legacy of these The agencies met the overarching goal of protecting Navajo residents from urgent

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  • The Socioeconomic Impact of Uranium Mining and

    2011 11 30 the magnitude of economic benefits and the socioeconomic costs stemming from a uranium mine and mill in ia Chmura s analysis provides a framework for ia legislators to assess and balance the health and environmental risks against the economic rewards inherent to this industry.

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  • PDF Uranium mining in Portugal A review of the

    2013 9 13 Uranium mining in Portugal A review of the environmental legacies of the largest mines and environmental and human health impacts September 2013 Environmental Geochemistry and Health

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  • The Former Lorado Uranium Mill Remediation Project

    2021 4 18 2010 Concerns raised by residents of Uranium City about the health impacts from dust from tailings 2011 SRC began dust monitoring program 2011 2012 and 2013EK35 sprayed on tailings and road to assist with dust control 2014 and 2015 field seasons Water trucks were used to control dust on the roads

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  • Hearing on the Health and Environmental Impacts of

    2020 1 3 residing near mill sites or abandoned mine sites The agencies have worked together to address public health and environmental impacts from historical uranium mining on the Navajo Reservation and continue to consult with our Navajo Nation counterparts on the plan The Navajo Nation Department of Justice

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  • Residential proximity to abandoned uranium mines and

    2017 1 25 A Bayesian framework for estimating disease risk due to exposure to uranium mine and mill waste on the Navajo Nation J R Stat Soc Ser A Stat Soc 2015 178 1069–1091 Article Google Scholar

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  • The American Journal of Public Health AJPH from the

    2011 10 10 United States Public Health Service studies of uranium miners were deemed unethical 13 A long and protracted campaign by former miners and their families resulted in a still contested federal compensation program 14 The issue of environmental harm caused by uranium mining and the mining s possible impact on the health of community

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  • Health and Environmental Impacts of Uranium

    2021 6 25 Health and Environmental Impacts of Uranium Contamination in the Navajo Nation Five Year Plan interview residents and community health workers this summer to get more mill/mine sites including if necessary potential case control study designs X

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  • Mining and Environmental Health Disparities in Native

    2017 4 26 Purpose of Review More than a century of hard rock mining has left a legacy of >160 000 abandoned mines in the Western USA that are home to the majority of Native American lands This article describes how abrogation of treaty rights ineffective policies lack of infrastructure and a lack of research in Native communities converge to create chronic exposure ill defined risks and tribal

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  • Uranium Mining

    2018 7 30 Uranium mining in the Belgian Congo primarily took place at the Shinkolobwe Mine owned by the Union Minière du Haut Katanga Mining Union of Upper Katanga It is located in the Democratic Republic of the Congo previously known as the Belgian Congo and later Zaire approximately 100 miles northwest of Lubumbashi.

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  • IN SITU URANIUM MINING IN THE WEST

    2021 6 10 IN SITU URANIUM MINING IN THE WEST ÒAddressing ÒRegulation and ÒEnvironmental and ÒPublic Health Concerns Ò Presented by Lisa Cox Ò University of Wyoming Ò Department of Renewable Resources Ò At the Mine Design Operations Closure Conference Ò Fairmont Hot Springs Resort MT Ò May 2 6 2010 Ò

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  • P erceptions and Realities in Modern Uranium Mining

    2020 11 19 health of residents in the vicinity of early uranium mining facilities was also negatively affected at times since uncontained tailings and untreated discharges contaminated local drinking water supplies Historie mine development and operating practices combined with a general lack of effective remediation has contributed to a negative

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