Latest Environmental issues with mining Stories

2009-01-29 15:26:00

Safety Hazard to be Eliminated at No Cost to Taxpayers HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan.

2009-01-07 10:26:00

ABBOTSFORD, BC, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - ICS Copper Systems Ltd.

2008-12-04 09:18:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rainforest Action Network praised Bank of America today for its decision to phase out financing for companies that practice mountaintop removal coal mining, a highly destructive and controversial method of coal extraction.

2008-10-28 09:00:27

Unico, Incorporated (OTCBB: UNCO), a natural resource company in the precious metals mining sector, today announced results from a tailings evaluation from Behre Dolbear and Company (USA) on geological analysis and evaluation completed at the Unico's Deer Trail Mine in Marysvale, Utah.

2008-10-21 15:00:16

CALGARY, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Infinito Gold Ltd. ("Infinito Gold" or the "Company") announces that its subsidiary in Costa Rica, Industrias Infinito S.A.

2008-10-16 18:00:20

Gold Resource Corporation (GRC) (OTCBB: GORO) (FRANKFURT: GIH) is pleased to report it has been granted the Mexican federal permit to build the El Aguila Project's tailings facility in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico.

2008-10-01 21:00:20

Government investigators say a critically injured coal mine mechanic was checking the oil level on a piece of equipment when a protective shield was lowered onto his head accidentally.

2008-09-23 21:00:19

By Ken Ward Jr. Visit an archive of mountaintop removal coverage. g ONLINE wvgazette.com Environmental groups are trying to stop another new mountaintop removal permit, this one along the Clay-Nicholas county line.

2008-09-23 18:00:29

Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE) (TSX:CDM) (ASX:CXC) today announced that, due to further substantial delay in the Environmental Assessment process triggered by a federal agency's recent actions, the Company has requested the Forest Service to terminate the permitting process for a potential alternative Kensington paste tailings plan.

2008-09-22 18:00:26

Clifton Star Resources, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: CFO) President, Harry Miller reports that the Company has enacted a policy of releasing on complete drill hole analyses. Not doing so could present a misleading picture of the results. The Company will report as each complete hole is received.

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