Como dizer "rejeitos" em inglês

Breckenfeld 3 15 127
Mu suggestion:

Tailings.

Burst of tailings dam at iron ore mine releases wave of red sludge,.

Rompimento de barragem de rejeitos em mina de minério de ferro libera lama vermelha.

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PPAULO 6 48 1.1k
And also "residues/waste (disposal)" and in the case of recent collapse of a dam it could also be "ore mine releases".
But "tailings" is a terser and apt word.
Tailings

Brazilian rescuers were searching for some 200 missing people after a tailings dam burst on Friday at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, the second major dam disaster involving the company in just over three years.