Nornickel, UN agency make environmental pact

Nornickel, UN agency make environmental pact

Russian nickel miner and UNIDO to collaborate on green tech

Sustainability

13 NOVEMBER 2019
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
Peruvian iron ore producer ordered to stop

Peruvian iron ore producer ordered to stop

Peruvian iron-ore producer, Shougang Hierro Peru, has ceased operations at its Marcona mine

Coal Authority involved in remediation of abandoned Welsh mines

Coal Authority involved in remediation of abandoned Welsh mines

The Coal Authority in the UK has been awarded a contract by Natural Resources Wales

Life-cycle / End of li...

23 NOVEMBER 2018
Self-assessment tool complements new mining standard

Self-assessment tool complements new mining standard

IRMA has released a new self-assessment tool to go with the Standard for Responsible Mining

Sustainability

20 SEPTEMBER 2018
Two plead guilty to mine slurry spill

Two plead guilty to mine slurry spill

Two men plead guilty to Coalmont Energy coal slurry spill in British Columbia

Life-cycle / End of li...

22 SEPTEMBER 2017
Cooking oil could help to clean up mercury

Cooking oil could help to clean up mercury

Flinders University has devised a way to use cooking oil and sulphur to extract mercury from the environment...

Natural resources

10 AUGUST 2017
Canada funds environmental research

Canada funds environmental research

A research network will help minimise the environmental impact of mining operations in Canada

Natural resources

05 DECEMBER 2016
NRG launches LiDAR solutions in the US

NRG launches LiDAR solutions in the US

NRG Systems has announced the US launch of its advanced LiDAR solutions

Natural resources

19 OCTOBER 2016
Hecla, EPA agree settlement of water pollution

Hecla, EPA agree settlement of water pollution

Mining company agrees to pay penalty for five years of river pollution

Natural resources

05 JUNE 2015
Mining pollution can alter fish genetics

Mining pollution can alter fish genetics

Pollution from historic mining activities in south west England has led to a reduction in genetic diversity...

Natural resources

18 MAY 2015

Prevention is better than cure

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at the important role of water remediation in mine planning, and examines the drivers...

Management

30 OCTOBER 2012