IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Comparative analysis of reflectance spectroscopy and laboratory based assessment of asbestos pollution in the rehabilitated mining environment, South Africa

2007 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS 2007

Author(s): B.M. Petja ; Y.A. Twumasi ; G.T. Tengbeh
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 July 2007
Conference Location: Barcelona, Spain
Conference Date: 23 July 2007
Page(s): 1,246 - 1,249
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-1212-9
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-1211-2
DOI: 10.1109/IGARSS.2007.4423032
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Asbestos minerals (Amosite, Crocidolite, Chrysotile, Tremolite, Anthophylite) were mined extensively in South Africa for more than ninety years. The mines were later closed because of the negative... View More

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