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'Clock ticking' on tailings dams, PDAC hears

'Clock ticking' on tailings dams, PDAC hears

New tailings standard oversight body to be formed this year

Events Coverage

15 MARCH 2021
New global tailings dam standard launched

New global tailings dam standard launched

Barrick quick to welcome new standard

Leadership

06 AUGUST 2020
MCA to spell out TSF plans

MCA to spell out TSF plans

A programme aimed at improving governance and technical competence to be drafted by year end

Sustainability

26 SEPTEMBER 2019
Independent review of tailings storage facilities launched

Independent review of tailings storage facilities launched

Review to be chaired by Professor Bruno Oberle, include a multi-stakeholder advisory panel

Sustainability

24 APRIL 2019

UN warns of increase in mercury emissions

Studies by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) claim that while the demand for mercury has...

Africa

15 JANUARY 2013

Cyanide management: Ten years since Baia Mare

In January 2000, the Aural gold mine in Baia Mare, Romania, released approximately 100,000m3 of gold...

Africa

06 JULY 2010