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The rise and fall of a gold mining company — High Country…

A time line describes the decline and fall of gold mining atseveral state agencies report cyanide spills and other violations of the company&#;s

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Projects – Rights Action

repression and human rights violations caused by, and resisting thefor illegal expansion of Aura Mineral&#;s cyanide-leaching gold mine.

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Cyanide Leach Mining PPT.pdf

All five open pit cyanide leach mines in Montana have severe . Discharges from the heap leach pad violated cyanide standards in the neighboring stream for

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Environmental Risks of MiningMassachusetts Institute…

Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit miningIn some cases cyanide is used to extract metals from oxidized ores and the

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Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold fired whistleblower.…

Toronto-based mining giant, Barrick Gold, spilled cyanide solution intosafety and environmental violations he found at the Veladero mine,

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Why the need for a compilation on human rights abuse in the…

severe human rights violations, with mining companies accused of varying lev. Cyanide and mercury are two toxic substances used to purify the minerals dur-.

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Backgrounder on the Rapu Rapu Mining OperationMineral…

Two cyanide spills occurred within // of the mine&#;s operation and acid rock drainageby Australian Lafayette Mining Inc., violated the Clean Water Act when it

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Rio Tinto: A Shameful History of Human and Labour Rights Abuses…

In constructing its huge copper mine in Bougainville, Rio Tinto used chemicalWest Papua, local opposition to the mine and the human rights violations andof cyanide were discharged from the mine into the Kelian River.

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Argentine Activists Want Polluting Canadian Gold Mine…

Nine employees of Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold are facing a probe for negligence after a cyanide leak contaminated local rivers.mine, which pointed to violation of protocol around hazardous waste management.

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Newmont MiningCorporate Research Project

Newmont Mining by Philip Mattera.huge open-pit mines that scar landscapes, while it use of cyanide . Violation Tracker summary page.

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HydrologySERC-Carleton

The Zortman Landusky gold and silver mine has released over a dozen cyanidewater resources due to long-term water quality violations, including cyanide,

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Barrick Gold: Corporate Rap Sheet | Corporate Research…

Barrick began investing in various North American mines, the most . InBarrick&#;s plan for a cyanide leaching gold operation at Lake Cowal inInBarrick was fined A$,for workplace safety violations in

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Mines pose challenges to communitiesWeekend…

Despite positive effects of mining activities in the country, the sector has andagricultural, environmental and economic human rights violations,“Artisanal miners are using chemicals such as cyanide and mercury to extract

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Responsibility Report

barrick Gold corporation entered the gold mining business inand has since focused on three key . International Cyanide Management Code, the Voluntary. Principles on .. culture. Violations of our Code related to events at North Mara.

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Protest Barrick : Barrick Gold Mine Spill…

Last September&#;s cyanide spill at the Veladero mine owned by BarrickIt found “a clear violation of the law [on hazardous waste] for causing

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Damage Cases and Environmental Releases from Mines and…

Provides summaries illustrating recent mining and mineral processing .The Aurora Partnership Auora Gold Project: "Notice of Violation and Multiple Spills" .. process water Pregnant leach solution Empty sodium cyanide drums Waste

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How Romanian People Power Took On Mining and Corruption…

How Romanian People Power Took On Mining and Corruption « | ForeignThe club&#;s owners were arrested and charged with building code violations. . In, a cyanide spill resulting from a similar gold extraction project

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Mining in Colombia: At what cost?Peace Brigades…

products, like cyanide, are used totonnes of cyanide per day during theRates of human rights violations in mining zones are alarming.

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Argentina tells Barrick to overhaul Veladero gold mine |…

Argentina mining officials told Barrick Gold Corp it must overhaulat its Veladero mine, following last week&#;s cyanide solution spill, while the

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Environmental Risks of MiningMassachusetts Institute…

Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit miningIn some cases cyanide is used to extract metals from oxidized ores and the

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Mining and Human Rights Violations in Argentina…

Mining and Human Rights Violations in Argentinawhich prohibits metalliferous mining and the use of cyanide in the province of Chubut.

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Performance – Compliance | Newmont Beyond the Mine…

These citations and orders describe the alleged violation, establish a time frame forOur compliance with the International Cyanide Management Code (the

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Fines Don&#;t Appear To Deter Mine Safety…

An NPR investigation found that mine workers are at greater risk of injury in mines that are able to avoid paying safety fines. Changes in mine

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Canadian mine giant Barrick fined a record $.4M in Chile…

Chile has fined Canadian gold mine giant Barrick $.million, the highestnearly two dozen violations of Barrick&#;s environmental impact agreement,tons of cyanide, mercury and other toxic chemicals to the mountaintop.

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Mines pose challenges to communitiesWeekend…

Despite positive effects of mining activities in the country, the sector has andagricultural, environmental and economic human rights violations,“Artisanal miners are using chemicals such as cyanide and mercury to extract

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Zortman & Landusky MinesMontana…

Zortman and Landusky mines by the Montana Department of Environmentalthrough its subsidiary ZMI, operated two open-pit cyanide heap leach gold mines inalleged violations of the Water Quality Act, which did not include jurisdiction

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Appendix B: Potential Environmental Impacts of Hardrock…

Cyanide from a mine in Idaho was found to be contaminating a salmon streama notice of violation and order for compliance to a gold mine for violation of the

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gold mining firms face ban | The HeraldZimbabwe…

Eleven mining firms extracting gold along the Mazowe River face a ban after it emerged thatMinister Kasukuwere said violation of the law was unacceptableFarmers, animals and what we are seeing here where cyanide,

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Banning Cyanide from MiningJustice &…

Using cyanide in mining is one of the most controversial methods: in January, an . Finally, gold mines often cause human rights violations, for example by

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Center for Economic and Social Rights : Honduras

Gold mining in Honduras is carried out by mostly foreign companies using the cyanideof potentially dangerous toxins, including cyanide, into the environment.CESR organized a fact-finding mission to investigate human rights violations

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