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Brazil's ANM shuts 47 tailings facilities

Brazil’s mining authority, the National Mining Agency, has ordered the closure of 47 tailings storage facilities (TSF) whose operators failed to certify their stability.

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Serabi Gold's Palito operation in Brazil

The deadline for certification was March 31 and those that either failed to submit certification or meet safety requirements were automatically prohibited from receiving new tailings.