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Responsible Mining and Energy - Conservation International

Conservation International engages companies and industry associations in the energy and mining sectors who demonstrate willingness to pursue leadership positions on environmental and social responsibility, and who promote responsible business

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Standard - IRMA

IRMA’s Standard for Responsible Mining defines good practices for what responsible mining should look like at the industrial-scale. It provides the list of expectations that independent auditors will use as the benchmark for responsible mines. The

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Why Is Responsible Mining So Important? - Blockhead Technologies

10/12/2018  Responsible mining can ensure the economic and sustainable future of local communities. Big companies sourcing near small communities can, in fact, benefit them by producing jobs and bringing business to the area. This relies on the fact that workers are engaged in

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Four Ways to Make Mining More Responsible - Forbes

07/03/2012  Responsible mining companies should develop meaningful social objectives, understand the ways in which social outcomes intersect with and support their

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What Is the Metals and Mining Sector?

05/07/2020  The metals and mining sector is the industry dedicated to the location and extraction of metal and mineral reserves around the world. Global reserves of metals and minerals are mined for profit and...

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Certification - IRMA

IRMA seeks to drive positive change in industrial-scale mining using credible third-party certification: ... Our long-standing collaboration with the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance has given us the opportunity to partner and address important and challenging issues in the mining sector across the areas of ethics, labor, human rights, health and safety, and the

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Mining industry and sustainable development: time for change -

Abstract Mining industries provide most of the materials we rely on to build infrastructures and instruments of daily use, to obtain large amounts of energy, and to supply agriculture with fertilizers that enable most of foods produced.

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IndustriALL Global Union : New standard for responsible mining

The Standard for Responsible Mining's best practice requirements include elements such as health and safety for workers, human rights, community engagement, pollution control, mining...

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Responsible industrial gold mining in Burkina Faso and respect

Action de Caréme is disparaging both Metalor, IAMGOLD and the responsible mining work the latter has done in Essakane on the basis of very limited and biased field research and third party studies that have already been strongly contested in the past as unreliable.

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Five common challenges facing the mining industry Aggreko

The mining industry comes with its fair share of challenges; from scarce resources to uncertainty around commodity prices, miners are always looking at ways to overcome barriers to stay competitive. Below we explore 5 challenges currently facing the industry. 1. Access to Energy. As resources in some areas become scarce or depleted, companies are forced to push new

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Ford Becomes First American Automaker To Support Responsible Mining

15/02/2021  IRMA works to advance responsible mining practices, providing third-party verification and certification against comprehensive environmental and

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2021 Forum on responsible mineral supply chains - OECD

The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises are government-backed recommendations on responsible business conduct to encourage sustainable development and enduring social progress. , The 14th Forum on Responsible Mineral Supply Chains will be hosted by the OECD as a virtual forum on 27-28 April 2021, and will bring together representatives from

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Why Was Coal Important to the Industrial Revolution?

29/03/2020  Coal mining became big business during the Industrial Revolution because of the large amounts of coal needed to power the steam engines. Prior to the introduction of coal-run steam engines, many engines were run by water and burning wood.

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Which industries and activities emit the most carbon? Environment The Guardian

28/04/2011  Electricity generation and transmission is one of industrial sectors with the biggest carbon footprint. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images . Thu 28 Apr 2011 06.10 EDT "Carbon" is shorthand for ...

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Certification - IRMA

IRMA seeks to drive positive change in industrial-scale mining using credible third-party certification: ... Our long-standing collaboration with the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance has given us the opportunity to partner and address important and challenging issues in the mining sector across the areas of ethics, labor, human rights, health and safety, and the

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Mining industry and sustainable development: time for ...

Globally, about 100 million people – workers and their families – depend on artisanal mining compared to about 7 million people worldwide engaged in industrial mining (World Bank, 2017a, b). Artisanal gold mining in Africa is mostly an illegal activity, and tons of gold are produced and traded without paying taxes. Artisanal gold mining is ...

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Ford Joins Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance ...

IRMA was established to provide independent third-party verification of industrial mining sites to ensure compliance with human rights standards. The organization uses an

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Responsible industrial gold mining in Burkina Faso and ...

Home » Responsible industrial gold mining in Burkina Faso and respect of human rights / The role of Switzerland METALOR The Swiss NGO Action de Caréme (or Fastenopfer in German) is about publishing a report on the above subject and in particular about the role of Metalor in sourcing gold mineral from its customer IAMGOLD, that runs the Essakane mine in Burkina Faso.

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Sustainable Development of Mining Mineral Resources ...

01/01/2013  The largest growth was observed in the group of industrial and construction materials – Asian countries such as China or India were mainly responsible for this. This fact clearly indicates the relationship between the extraction of these resources and economic growth. A key element of sustainable development within the scope of acquisition and the use of

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Which industries and activities emit the most carbon ...

28/04/2011  Electricity generation and transmission is one of industrial sectors with the biggest carbon footprint. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images . Thu 28 Apr 2011 06.10 EDT "Carbon" is shorthand for ...

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Ford joins global initiative to promote responsible mining

15/02/2021  Ford Motor Co said on Monday it hasjoined the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance IRMA ,which aims to promote use of third-party assessments of miningpractices to protect human rights.

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Ford Becomes First American Automaker To Support ...

15/02/2021  IRMA works to advance responsible mining practices, providing third-party verification and certification against comprehensive environmental and social criteria for all mined materials. The global standard was developed over 10 years, in consultation with more than 100 stakeholder groups including mining companies, affected communities, NGOs, labor groups,

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Responsible Minerals Sourcing Red Gradient Concept Icon ...

Responsible minerals sourcing red gradient concept icon. Industrial production. Mining platform. Ethical manufacturer idea thin line illustration.

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Find out if a property is affected by coal mining - GOV.UK

Search by postcode to check if a property is built over an old coal mine - find out if you need a coal mining report, what it covers, other reports available, fees

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Mining industry and sustainable development: time for ...

Globally, about 100 million people – workers and their families – depend on artisanal mining compared to about 7 million people worldwide engaged in industrial mining (World Bank, 2017a, b). Artisanal gold mining in Africa is mostly an illegal activity, and tons of gold are produced and traded without paying taxes. Artisanal gold mining

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Mining-Induced Displacement and Resettlement: Social ...

10/08/2012  Mining-induced displacement is currently not a statistically significant category of development-induced displacement and resettlement (DIDR). Nevertheless, the social costs of exploitation are great, and that is why the topic is worthy of a wider and more profound scientific analysis. The first displacement caused by mining dates back to the late nineteenth century. As pointed out by

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Mining Gets a Bad Rep: How the Industry Can Better Promote ...

Mining Gets a Bad Rep: How the Industry Can Better Promote Sustainability and Responsible Practices In Dust Control , Environment , Mine Quarry by Jim Silva November 11, 2016 The mining industry is finally getting the acknowledgement it deserves, thanks

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Microsoft, Tiffany Co Lead Global Agreement on ...

Microsoft, Tiffany Co Lead Global Agreement on Responsible Industrial-Scale Mining Lara Koritzke Published 2 years ago. About a 3 minute read. Image: Free-Photos/Pixabay Brand Provided. After a full decade of consultation among large numbers of stakeholders from the mining industry, organized labor, nonprofits, impacted communities and businesses — a global Standard for Responsible Mining ...

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Innovative project on responsible industrial gold mining ...

this is a forum and news source for anyone who is concerned with global gold mining pollution and it's effects on miners health and the environment' Aladdin Separation Technologies : Innovative project on responsible industrial gold mining - a step forward for workers and mining communities

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Mining Metals - ERM

Mining companies are often criticized, not just for how they operate and what they leave behind, but also for the environmental effects of their products (such as coal). These issues are compounded by more immediate challenges including managing costs, supply-demand imbalances, increasing investor scrutiny, and safety concerns in an industry with such high fatality rates. We are helping our ...

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Metalor : Responsible industrial gold mining in Burkina ...

Responsible industrial gold mining in Burkina Faso and respect of human rights / the role of Switzerland Metalor . The Swiss NGO Action de Caréme (or Fastenopfer in German) is about publishing a report on the above subject and in particular about the role of Metalor in sourcing gold mineral from its customer IAMGOLD, that runs the Essakane mine in Burkina Faso.

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Who Is Responsible for Industrial ... - Republic of Mining

02/07/2014  Who Is Responsible for Industrial Parks In Sudbury? – by Dick DeStefano. July 2, 2014 in Mining Supply and Services Sector. Dick DeStefano is the Executive Director of Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association (SAMSSA). [email protected] Municipal elections are forthcoming and we need to hear the Mayoral candidates tell us what their plan is to attract new business enterprises to ...

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2021 Forum on responsible mineral supply chains - OECD

The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises are government-backed recommendations on responsible business conduct to encourage sustainable development and enduring social progress. , The 14th Forum on Responsible Mineral Supply Chains will be hosted by the OECD as a virtual forum on 27-28 April 2021, and will bring together representatives from government, business, and civil society.

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Coal Authority - GOV.UK

The Coal Authority makes a better future for people and the environment in mining areas. Coal Authority is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Business ...

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