Finland to adopt Canadian mining initiative

FinnMin, the Finnish Mining Association, has announced it will adopt the Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) initiative, a corporate social responsibility programme developed by the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) to improve environmental and social practices in the mining industry.

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Finland, home of Boliden's Kokkola smelter (pictured), has adopted a Canadian mining initiative

This is the first time TSM has been adopted by a mining association outside of Canada, according to the MAC. The agreement was signed at the Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining Conference.