Looking for guidance

Looking for guidance

Should the currently delayed Global Tailings Standard become enforced regulations?

Mount Polley, five years on

Mount Polley, five years on

CD ('Lyn) Anglin talks about the Mount Polley tailings facility spill in Canada in 2014

Lessons learned after Mount Polley

Lessons learned after Mount Polley

A look at how recovery has progressed, five years after Canadian dam breach

Sustainability

25 FEBRUARY 2020
Canadian group wants to 'clean up' mining

Canadian group wants to 'clean up' mining

A new group is pushing for changes "to help fix key mining problems" in British Columbia, Canada

Sustainability

16 MAY 2019
MAC releases newest tailings, water management guide

MAC releases newest tailings, water management guide

Mining Association of Canada releases second edition of the OMS Guide

Sustainability

08 MARCH 2019
Tailings dams: we need to start 'failing forwards'

Tailings dams: we need to start 'failing forwards'

What could and should be done to achieve better design, management and closure practices for TSFs

Operational Excellence

20 FEBRUARY 2019
Imperial suspends Mount Polley operations

Imperial suspends Mount Polley operations

Imperial Metals has taken the decision to close the Mount Polley mine

Mount Polley to return to normal operations

Mount Polley to return to normal operations

The necessary authorisations have been issued to allow the Mount Polley mine to return to normal operations...

The future of tailings storage facilities

The future of tailings storage facilities

Learning from mistakes - and successes - of the past is a key to required risk-management advances

Impacting the environment

Impacting the environment

The Gold King mine spill occurred on August 5 as the EPA investigated the disused mine

Editor's comment

20 AUGUST 2015
Mount Polley could restart this month

Mount Polley could restart this month

British Columbia mine was scene of tailings pond collapse last summer

Study documents impact of Mount Polley spill

Study documents impact of Mount Polley spill

A new research paper has documented the sediment plume within Quesnel Lake for the first time