BacTech to sample arsenopyrite from two Ecuador mines

BacTech to sample arsenopyrite from two Ecuador mines

BacTech Environmental Corp has taken initial steps to establish a bioleach project in Ecuador

BacTech takes bioleach tech to Snow Lake

BacTech takes bioleach tech to Snow Lake

Company joins GMR, DST in new deal for stockpile project

BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal

BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal

The companies will look for Turkish projects where they can employ bioleaching

Changing perceptions through greener mining

Changing perceptions through greener mining

How better environmental management and green innovations can affect the industry's reputation

Sustainability

18 OCTOBER 2018
Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine

Restarting Europe's biggest nickel mine

Base metal bulls would be smart to keep an eye on Finland's government-controlled miner Terrafame

Life-cycle / End of li...

21 SEPTEMBER 2018
BRAIN and CyPlus develop disruptive biomining technologies

BRAIN and CyPlus develop disruptive biomining technologies

MM got further details on a new biological process developed by BRAIN and CyPlus

Sustainability

21 JUNE 2018
Mining with microbes

Mining with microbes

Primary high-grade mineral resources are growing scarcer, and biomining could be the answer in some

Innovation

18 APRIL 2018
BRAIN paves the way for low-impact copper production

BRAIN paves the way for low-impact copper production

Nearly the entire copper content has been extracted from shale deposits by harnessing micro-organisms...

Chemicals / Reagents

31 OCTOBER 2017
BIOMOre concept tested at Polish operation

BIOMOre concept tested at Polish operation

The BIOMOre in-situ bioleaching concept is being tested at the Rudna mine

Innovation

25 OCTOBER 2017
Bioflotation on the horizon for copper

Bioflotation on the horizon for copper

Bioactive substances derived from bacteria are being used to replace flotation chemicals

Sustainability

15 MARCH 2017
Embracing the benefits of bacteria

Embracing the benefits of bacteria

Biomining is the extraction of metals from ores using microorganisms such as bacteria

Plant

14 DECEMBER 2016
Outotec completes acquisition of BIOX technology

Outotec completes acquisition of BIOX technology

Outotec has completed the acquisition of the majority of the shares in Biomin South Africa

Plant

24 NOVEMBER 2015