Environmental technologies: Desalination

In June, the lower house of Chile’s parliament approved by a large majority a bill (originally announced in 2014) that would require the government to mandate the use of desalination by mining companies

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The Cape Preston desalination plant in Western Australia

The initiative to make the use of desalinated water mandatory in mining processes is an effort to deal with the decreasing supply of water in the Atacama Desert region; it would require large miners