Acid-Base Accounting Tool

The in-house developed tools and resources available for download from this page are provided for estimation purposes only. By downloading and using these tools the user acknowledges and understands the limitations and assumptions made and will not use the data as an alternative to conventional analytical procedures.

Earth Systems recommends that you contact a specialist in the relevant fields to confirm the estimations based on the output of these tools for process critical decisions.

ABATES: Acid-Base Accounting Tool

ABATES is a spreadsheet-based (Excel™) tool to assist with minesite water quality management.

ABATES can estimate charge balance, total acidity, total acid load and NAPP equivalent.

Download the latest ABATES tool here ABATES v1.4

Recent News

Report for The International Network for Acid Prevention

26 May 2020

Earth Systems in collaboration with Okane Consultants, released a report providing new insight into ensuring low polluting mine operations, and more successful mine closure outcomes.

The report reviews conventional mine rock stockpile construction methods, and summarises improved construction technologies that are available to help improve water quality from mine wastes. Continued efforts to implement these technologies will help quantify their environmental and economic benefits.

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