ESTECH GENERAL CHEMICALS CORPORATION, DUETTE MINE, MANATEE COUNTY, FLORIDA. RESOURCE DOCUMENT: ALTERNATIVES EVALUATION DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT

The document presents the alternatives to the proposed activity by the Estech General Chemicals Corporation (Swift) at the Duette Mine. The Corporation's objectives and its proposed action to achieve the objective are included for comparison to each alternative. The alternative assessments included herein are those of location of plant site, annual production rate of phosphate rock, resource recovery, processes for mining and beneficiation, water supply, waste disposal and reclamation techniques within the mining plan, location of discharges into the surface water system, rock drying, transportation modes from the Duette site to a port destination, power sources, and no-action.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Conservation Consultants, Inc., Palmetto, FL.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Zellars-Williams, Incorporated

    Lakeland, FL  United States 

    Environmental Protection Agency

    Region IV, 345 Cortland Street, NW
    Atlanta, GA  United States  30308
  • Publication Date: 1979-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 77 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00305457
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EPA/904/9-79/044K
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 11 1980 12:00AM