2002 – Abandoned and uranium minings in Saxony – 5000 sites


Assessment of remediation requirements for 5000 sites of abandoned and uranium minings regarding radiological aspects, assessment of the actual need for remediation and classification of sites according to their rehabilitation urgency
Reference of pictures: Zweckverband Abfallwirtschaft Oberes Elbtal

Construction period: -


State Ministry of Environment and Agriculture of Saxony
Department 44a
Wilhelm-Buck-Strasse 2
01097 Dresden


  • Analysis of databases AL.AS.KA. and information system for "Environmental radioactivity" resulting from mining
  • Assessment criteria and standards for the rehabilitation urgency of radiologically relevant sites
  • Identification of sites with high rehabilitation urgency
  • Identification of sites without radiological rehabilitation urgency
  • Limitation of not accessible sites resulting from insufficient information

Period of activities: 2001 – 2002

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