Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues. Key Environmental and Social Impacts Environmental and social impacts of mining have been welldocumented and an ample
Limestone, Dolomite, Clay, Calcite from more than last three decades. Most of the mining are open cast mining by manual methods. Mostly loading up to a depth of 50100 feet. Loading is carried out in form of benches and also operated by some machines. These mining areas have several impacts on the environmental status of the districts.