Geosynthetic Liner Barrier Systems Could ‘Significantly Reduce Environmental Risk’ of Tailings

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Geosynthetic Liner Barrier Systems Could ‘Significantly Reduce Environmental Risk’ of Tailings
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Advancing a Non-Contact Structural and Prognostic Health Assessment of Large Floating Covers on Waste-Water Treatment Plants


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Numerical Investigation of Confining Pressure Effects on Microscopic Structure and Hydraulic Conductivity of Geosynthetic Clay Liners

Molecular Dynamics Simulation of the Interaction within the Carboxymethyl Cellulose-Modified Montmorillonite Lamellae at Aggressive CuCl2 Concentrations


Effect of Aperture Size on the Interface Shear Behaviour of Gridded Cementitious Geocomposite on Sand Soil

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