Showing posts with label iron ore mine. Show all posts
Showing posts with label iron ore mine. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Suspicious stain spotted after dam incidents in Brazil

For the second time in a week, suspicious stains were seen in the sea near the Abrolhos Marine National Park area a couple of months after two dams at an iron ore mine breached in Brazil.

Monday, November 30, 2015

Βραζιλία: Επιδιώκει αποζημίωση- μαμούθ από μεταλλευτικές εταιρείες

Αποζημίωση ύψους 5,2 δισ. δολαρίων θα ζητήσει η κυβέρνηση της Βραζιλίας από τις μεταλλευτικές εταιρείες που ευθύνονται για τη «μεγαλύτερη περιβαλλοντική καταστροφή στην ιστορία της χώρας».

Friday, November 20, 2015

Brazil's dam disaster to threaten biodiversity (report)

The wave of mud and iron ore mining waste caused by the rupture of two tailings dams in southeastern Brazil will have a significant negative impact on biodiversity when it reaches the ocean, local daily O Estado de Minas reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

New evacuations ordered at site of Brazil mine disaster

New evacuations were ordered Wednesday at the scene of Brazil's deadly iron ore mine dam burst as the CEOs of the mining giants that own the operation made a joint visit.

Sunday, November 08, 2015

28 people missing after Brazil dams burst disaster

Twenty-eight people remained missing two days after two dams burst at a major mine in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, wreaking havoc downstream, authorities said on Saturday.

Friday, November 06, 2015

Brazilian Dam Bursts Killing At Least 15. -- 45 Missing In Flood Of Toxic Iron Mine Tailings

A dam holding back tailings and polluted water from a corporate mining operation burst on Thursday in Minas Gerais state, Brazil, killing more than a dozen people, according to local media reports.

EL News