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Deep-sea extraction within reach

ISA releases working draft of regulations for mining

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The untapped ocean is full of riches

In a speech at the International Seabed Authority's 22nd annual session, Odunton said proving the feasibility of deep-seabed mining and that it could be achieved in an environmentally sustainable manner, remained a challenge.

Introducing his annual report, Oduntan said ISA was embarking on the road to commercialisation of marine minerals and, while there were still major obstacles to be overcome, the goals were “well within reach and ...

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