GCLs are used in the mining industry for lining and capping of tailings lagoons. Reed beds for minewater treatment are also lined with GCLs as are attenuation lagoons.

  • Used in place of compacted clay or geomembranes in tailings lagoon lining and tailings caps
  • Ease of installation in less favourable weather and ground conditions
  • Self sealing if punctured
  • Good slope stability
  • Good differential settlement characteristics


Nenthead, County Durham
100,000 m2
Copyright 2011 CETCO
Terms Of Use | Privacy Statement