Changing perceptions through greener mining

Mining’s chequered environmental track record can’t be erased and changing the industry’s reputation in the eyes of the public will take deliberate effort. CIM’s (Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum) Janice Zinck believes impartial, technical institutes and organisations can play a role in better communicating best practices

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Wind farm at the Diavik Diamond Mine. Copyright © 2017 Dominion Diamond Mines

With an eye on minimising the environmental impact of mining, the industry continues to research and develop greener and more sustainable technologies and practices.