Reclamation of land disturbed by quarrying

Conservation of biological diversity is a top priority of Lafarge Group. For many years technologies and pace of mined land reclamation have been among the greatest challenges of the cement industry feedstock segment as it has been also the case with any other mining sector. The article describes the reclamation technologies and application areas, provides data on the pace of reclamation. The business values and worldwide achievements of Lafarge Group and the scale of its operation in Russia are described.

Mining Industry Journal №6 (100) 2011, p.60