ICMM Commits to Create an International Standard for Tailings Dams
The International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM) today announced its governing Council of 27 member CEOs will establish an independent panel of experts to develop an international standard for tailings facilities for its member companies. The standard will be informed by a review of current global best practices in the mining industry, and beyond.
International Council on Mining and Metals. 2019b. ICMM commits to create an international standard for tailings dams. Press release. February 26. Available at: ICMM Commits to Create an International Standard for Tailings Dams. Accessed June 15, 2019.
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