ENVIRONMENT

On toxins and tailings: Sediment study is a wake-up call for mining

Behind attention-grabbing figures on mining waste pollution, recent research delivers an important message on metal-rich sediment and legacy mine analysis.

 Historic mining released toxins that will likely devastate the health of populations living on floodplains

Historic mining released toxins that will likely devastate the health of populations living on floodplains

An explosive study released in September revealed that an estimated 23 million people living on floodplains worldwide may be affected by potentially dangerous concentrations of toxic mining waste. It even...

Start a free trial to continue reading this article
Already have an account?  
Subscribe now

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.

editions

Mining Magazine Intelligence Future Fleets Report 2024

The report paints a picture of the equipment landscape and includes detailed profiles of mines that are employing these fleets

editions

Mining Magazine Intelligence Digitalisation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations that use digitalisation technology to drive improvements across all areas of mining production

editions

Mining Magazine Intelligence Automation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations using autonomous solutions in every region and sector, including analysis of the factors driving investment decisions

editions

Mining Magazine Intelligence Exploration Report 2023 (feat. Opaxe data)

A comprehensive review of current exploration rates, trending exploration technologies, a ranking of top drill intercepts and a catalog of 2022 Initial Resource Estimates and recent discovery successes.