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Mining's S-word challenge

Mining has always been a risky business, but it’s never faced a challenge with so many different flashpoints as what falls under the S-word; social.

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Whether its water scarcity in Chile or working conditions and illegal miners in Africa, the real issue is that if a mining company makes a mistake in managing any social issue today it can quickly