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Formation and Preservation of Brucite and Awaruite in Serpentinized and Tectonized Mantle in Central British Columbia: Implications for Carbon Mineralization and Nickel Mining

Steinthorsdottir, K., Dipple, G.M., Cutts, J.A., Turvey, C.C., Milidragovic, D., Peacock, S.M.

A new method for rapid brucite quantification using thermogravimetric analysis

Turvey, C., Wynands, E.R., and Dipple, G.M.

Processes governing carbon dioxide exchange between the atmosphere and hydromagnesite-magnesite playas in Atlin, British Columbia

Doucet, A.M.

Rate and capacity of cation release from ultramafic mine tailings for carbon capture and storage

Lu, X., Carroll, K.J., Turvey, C., and Dipple, G.M.


Carbon mineralization in ultramafic mine tailings via CO₂ injection.

Wynands, E.

Formation and preservation of brucite and awaruite in a serpentinized ultramafite, central British Columbia: implications for carbon sequestration and nickel recovery.

Steinthorsdottir, K.

Deducing mineralogy of serpentinized and carbonated ultramafic rocks using physical properties with implications for carbon sequestration and subduction zone dynamics. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems.

Cutts, J.A., Steinthorsdottir, K., Turvey, C., Dipple, G.M., Enkin, R.J., and Peacock, S.M.


Mineralisation of atmospheric CO2 in hydromagnesite in ultramafic mine tailings – Insights from Mg isotopes. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta.

Oskierski, H.C., Turvey, C.C., Wilson, S.A., Dlugogorski, B.Z., Altarawneh, M., and Mavromatis, V.

Carbon Mineralization with North American PGM Mine Tailings—Characterization and Reactivity Analysis. Minerals.

Woodall, C.M., Lu, X., Dipple, G., and Wilcox, J.

Pilot Study Comparing Eddy Covariance and Dynamic Closed-Chamber Methods
for Measuring CO2 Fluxes above the Hydromagnesite-Magnesite Playas near Atlin,
Northwestern British Columbia (NTS 105N/12). Geoscience BC, Report 2021-01.

Doucet, A.-M., Jones, F. A., Dipple, G.M., and Mayer, K.U.


Characterization of ultramafic mine tailings reactivity for carbon capture and storage.

Lu, X.

Engineered carbon mineralization in ultramafic rocks for CO2 removal from the air: Review and new insights. Chem. Geol. 550, 119628.

Kelemen, P.B., McQueen, N., Wilcox, J., Renforth, P., Dipple, G., Vankeuren, A.P.

Ambient weathering of magnesium oxide for CO2 removal from the air. Nat. Commun. 11, 3299.

McQueen, N., Kelemen, P., Dipple, G., Renforth, P., Wilcox, J.

Potential for offsetting diamond mine carbon emissions through mineral carbonation of processed kimberlite: an assessment of De Beers mine sites in South Africa and Canada. Mineral. Petrol. 112, 755–765.

Mervine, E.M., Wilson, S.A., Power, I.M., Dipple, G.M., Turvey, C.C., Hamilton, J.L., Vanderzee, S., Raudsepp, M., Southam, C., Matter, J.M., Kelemen, P.B., Stiefenhofer, J., Miya, Z., Southam, G.

The Carbon Mineralization Potential of Ultramafic Rocks in British Columbia: A Preliminary Assessment. Geoscience BC Report 2020-15.

Mitchinson, D., Cutts, J., Fournier, D., Naylor, A., Dipple, G., Hart, C., Turvey, C., Rahimi, M., Milidragovic, D.

Prospects for CO2 mineralization and enhanced weathering of ultramafic mine tailings from the Baptiste nickel deposit in British Columbia, Canada. Int. J. Greenh. Gas Control 94, 102895.

Power, I.M., Dipple, G.M., Bradshaw, P.M.D., Harrison, A.L.

Origin and serpentinization of ultramafic rocks in dismembered ophiolite north of Trembleur Lake, central British Columbia. In: Geological Fieldwork 2019, British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, British Columbia Geological Survey Paper 2020-01, pp. 49-58.

Steinthorsdottir, K., Cutts, J., Dipple, G., Milidragovic, D., and Jones, F.


Assessment of the carbon mineralization potential of British Columbia by quantifying the response of physical properties to the alteration of ultramafic rocks. in Geoscience BC Summary of Activities 2019: Minerals, Geoscience BC, Report 2020-01, p. 137–144.

J.A. Cutts, G.M. Dipple, C.J.R. Hart and D. Milidragovic


Magnesite formation in playa environments near Atlin, British Columbia, Canada. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 255, 1–24.

Power, I.M., Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., Wilson, S.A., Barker, S.L.L., Fallon, S.J., 2019.

Targeting highly reactive labile magnesium in ultramafic tailings for greenhouse-gas offsets and potential tailings stabilization at the Baptiste deposit, central British Columbia. in Geoscience BC Summary of Activities 2018: Minerals and Mining, Geoscience BC, Report 2019-1, p. 109–118.

S.S.S. Vanderzee, G.M. Dipple and P.M.D. Bradshaw.



Comparison of Rietveld-compatible structureless fitting analysis methods for accurate quantification of carbon dioxide fixation in ultramafic mine tailings. Am. Mineral. 103, 1649–1662.

Turvey, C.C., Hamilton, J.L., Wilson, S.A.

Hydrotalcites and hydrated Mg-carbonates as carbon sinks in serpentinite mineral wastes from the Woodsreef chrysotile mine, New South Wales, Australia: Controls on carbonate mineralogy and efficiency of CO2 air capture in mine tailings. Int. J. Greenh. Gas Control 79, 38–60.

Turvey, C.C., Wilson, S.A., Hamilton, J.L., Tait, A.W., McCutcheon, J., Beinlich, A., Fallon, S.J., Dipple, G.M., Southam, G.

Carbon mineralization in ultramafic tailings, central British
Columbia: a prospect for stabilizing mine waste and reducing greenhouse gas emissions; in Geoscience BC Summary of Activities 2017: Minerals and Mining, Geoscience BC, Report 2018-1, p. 109–112.

Vanderzee, S.S.S., Power, I.M., Dipple, G.M. and Bradshaw, P.M.D.


Changes in mineral reactivity driven by pore fluid mobility in partially wetted porous media. Chem. Geol. 463, 1–11.

Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., Song, W., Power, I.M., Mayer, K.U., Beinlich, A., Sinton, D.

Assessing the carbon sequestration potential of magnesium oxychloride cement building materials. Cem. Concr. Compos. 78, 97–107.

Power, I.M., Dipple, G.M., Francis, P.S.


The impact of evolving mineral–water–gas interfacial areas on mineral–fluid reaction rates in unsaturated porous media. Chem. Geol. 421, 65–80.

Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., Power, I.M., Mayer, K.U.

Accelerating Mineral Carbonation Using Carbonic Anhydrase Environ. Sci. Technol. 2016, 50, 5, 2610–2618

Power, I.M., Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M.


Influence of surface passivation and water content on mineral reactions in unsaturated porous media: Implications for brucite carbonation and CO2 sequestration. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta 148, 477–495.

Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., Power, I.M., Mayer, K.U.

Production of magnesium-rich solutions by acid leaching of chrysotile: A precursor to field-scale deployment of microbially enabled carbonate mineral precipitation. Chem. Geol. 413, 119–131.

McCutcheon, J., Dipple, G.M., Wilson, S.A., Southam, G.


A Greenhouse-Scale Photosynthetic Microbial Bioreactor for Carbon Sequestration in Magnesium Carbonate Minerals. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48, 9142–9151.

McCutcheon, J., Power, I.M., Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., Southam, G., 2014

Strategizing Carbon-Neutral Mines: A Case for Pilot Projects. Minerals 4, 399–436.

Power, I.M., McCutcheon, J., Harrison, A.L., Wilson, S.A., Dipple, G.M., Kelly, S., Southam, C., Southam, G.

A depositional model for hydromagnesite–magnesite playas near Atlin, British Columbia, Canada. Sedimentology 61, 1701–1733.

Power, I.M., Wilson, S.A., Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., McCutcheon, J., Southam, G., Kenward, P.A.

Offsetting of CO2 emissions by air capture in mine tailings at the Mount Keith Nickel Mine, Western Australia: Rates, controls and prospects for carbon neutral mining. Int. J. Greenh. Gas Control 25, 121–140.

Wilson, S.A., Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., Power, I.M., Barker, S.L.L., Ulrich Mayer, K., Fallon, S.J., Raudsepp, M., Southam, G.


Strategies for enhancing carbon sequestration in Mg-rich mine tailings. In: Reliable Mine Water Technology (Vol. I) Brown A, Figueroa L, Wolkersdorfer Ch (eds). Denver, Colorado, USA (Publication Printers); pp. 593-598.

Harrison A.L., Power, I.M., Dipple, G.M.

Accelerated carbonation of brucite in mine tailings for carbon sequestration. Environmental Science & Technology, 47:126-134.

Harrison A.L., Power, I.M., Dipple, G.M.

Carbon mineralization: From natural analogues to engineered systems. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry.

Power I.M., Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., Wilson, S.A., Kelemen P., Hitch, M., Southam G.

Chrysotile dissolution rates: Implications for carbon sequestration. Applied Geochemistry, 35:244-254.

Thom, J.G.M., Dipple, G.M., Power, I.M., and Harrison, A.L.

Serpentinite carbonation for CO2 sequestration. Elements, 9:115-121.

Power, I.M., Wilson, S.A., and Dipple, G.M.

Carbon sequestration via carbonic anhydrase facilitated magnesium carbonate precipitation. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 16:145-155.

Power, I.M., Harrison, A.L., Dipple, G.M., and Southam, G.


Economic feasibility and sensitivity analysis of integrating industrial-scale mineral carbonation into mining operations. Minerals Engineering, 39:268-275.

Hitch, M., Dipple, G.M.

Reactive transport modeling of natural carbon sequestration in ultra-mafic mine tailings. Vadose Zone Journal, 11 (2).

Bea, S.A., Wilson, S.A., Mayer, K.U., Dipple, G.M., Power, I.M., and Gamazo, P.


Experimental study of the carbonatization of partly serpentinized and weathered peridotites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 75:6760-6779.

Hövelmann J., Austrheim H., Beinlich A., Munz I.A.


CO2 sequestration and extreme Mg depletion in serpentinized peridotite clasts from the Devonian Solund basin, SW Norway. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74:6935-6964.

Beinlich, A., Austrheim, H., Glodny, J., Erambert, M. & Andersen, T.B.


The hydromagnesite playas of Atlin, British Columbia, Canada: A biogeochemical model for CO2 sequestration. Chemical Geology, 260:286-300.

Power, I.M., Wilson, S.A., Thom, J.M., Dipple, G.M., Gabites, J.E., and Southam, G.

Carbon dioxide fixation within mine wastes of ultramafic-hosted ore deposits: Examples from the Clinton Creek and Cassiar chrysotile deposits, Canada. Economic Geology, 104:95-112.

Wilson, S.A., Dipple, G.M., Power, I.M., Thom, J.M., Anderson, R.G., Raudsepp, M., Gabites, J.E., Southam, G.


Biologically induced mineralization of dypingite by cyanobacteria from an alkaline wetland near Atlin, British Columbia, Canada. Geochemical Transactions, 8:13.

Power, I.M., Wilson, S.A., Thom, J.M., Dipple, G.M., and Southam, G.


Verifying and quantifying carbon fixation in minerals from serpentine-rich mine tailings using the Rietveld method with X-ray powder diffraction data. American Mineralogist, 91:1331-1341.

Wilson, S.A., Raudsepp, M., Dipple, G.M.


Carbonated serpentinite (listwanite) at Atlin, British Columbia: a geological analogue to carbon dioxide sequestration. Canadian Mineralogist, 43:225-239.

Hansen, L.D., Dipple, G.M., Gordon, T.M., Kellett, D.A.