The association has said the Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers' new definition of 'waters of the US' restores the appropriate balance between state and federal authority over waterways.
Environment & sustainability
Hal Quinn, National Mining Association President and CEO issued a statement in support of the ‘Good Samaritan Remediation of Orphan Hardrock Mines Act of 2018’.
The group spoke in support of the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed revisions to the New Source Performance Standards for carbon dioxide emissions from new coal-fired power plants.
More Environment & sustainability news
Peabody reports that gas levels at its North Goonyella mine remain elevated, and work is being carried out to ensure that they are soon returned to normal levels.
Gensource Potash Corporation achieves an important environmental assessment milestone at its Vanguard One Project in Canada, enabling a quicker and more efficient path of project development.
Quebrada Blanca Phase 2 will include the construction of a new concentrator, tailings storage facility, concentrate and water supply pipeline, desalination plant, filtration plant and port to produce copper and molybdenum concentrates.
Yesterday, the Mining Matrix was launched at the 2018 Diggers & Dealers Mining Forum which is designed to explore how improving the interconnectivity of industry trends could help improve the image of mining.
Rio Tinto has become the first mining and metals company to be awarded the Chain of Custody certification by the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative.