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  • Tech supply chains risk links to human rights abuses

    2017-4-6 · This is a particular issue in the informal mining sector which sees artisanal miners and surrounding communities regularly exposed to hazards including mine

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  • Risk assessment workbook for mines

    2015-11-5 · Risk Management Handbook for the Mining Industry). WRAC is a specific qualitative risk assessment method designed to be applied when an organisation wants to understand its risks and clearly identify the priority or highest risks in its operation. 5. Standards . Standards can be taken to mean Australian Standards International Standards

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  • Mining in the Philippines and the Health and Safety

    2007-3-1 · Issue No. 61-62 October 2006- March 2007. Overview of mining operations in the Philippines. The Philippines is rich in mineral deposits. The Philippines is estimated to have the fifth largest reserves of gold and copper in the world. 2 The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has estimated gold reserves to be at 967 180 197 MT 3

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  • Hunting for particles of gold in the jungles of Southeast Asia

    2020-6-24 · The gold hunters of Myanmar sort themselves into two groups kone-myaw means "washing on land " which involves pit mining and ye-myaw means "washing in

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  • MAP TELLING THE STORY OF GOLD MINE IN MYANMAR

    2015-7-16 · Wednesday 09 December 2009 Mining for gold at the predicted flood zones of the Myitsone dam project in Irrawaddy River in Burma s northern Kachin State has been given the go ahead by the military junta said local sources close to gold mining firms. There are 22 working gold mines in Myanmar according to the mine department.

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  • BEHIND THE BLINGWorld Vision

    2019-3-21 · 5. myanmar International trade sanctions were placed on Myanmar after reports that its mining industry supported by the military government relied on forced child and trafficked labour31. This led to international trade sanctions being placed on the sale of rubies and jade from the country32. However reports of industry abuses –

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  • Impact of Gold mining on the Environment and Human Health

    The study of gold sites in the Migori Gold Belt Kenya revealed that the concentrations of heavy metals mainly Hg Pb and As are above acceptable levels. Tailings at the panning sites recorded values of 6.5–510 mg kg−1 Pb 0.06–76.0 mg kg−1 As and 0.46–1920 mg kg−1 Hg. Stream sediments had values of 3.0–11075 mg kg−1 Pb 0.014–1.87 mg kg−1 As and 0.28–348 mg kg−1 Hg.

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  • The dangers of mining around the worldBBC News

    2010-10-14 · Before that disaster deaths caused by mining in the US had fallen to its lowest ever figure. Fatalities in the coal mining industry in the US had been declining since 2006 dropping steadily from

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  • Miners Face Health Risks Even on Good Days Live Science

    2010-8-26 · Miners Face Health Risks Even on Good Days. For the 33 trapped Chilean miners potentially facing months in crammed quarters their immediate

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  • BEHIND THE BLINGWorld Vision

    2019-3-21 · 5. myanmar International trade sanctions were placed on Myanmar after reports that its mining industry supported by the military government relied on forced child and trafficked labour31. This led to international trade sanctions being placed on the sale of rubies and jade from the country32. However reports of industry abuses –

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  • Boom in Mining Rare Earths Poses Mounting Toxic Risks

    2013-1-28 · The mining of rare earth metals used in everything from smart phones to wind turbines has long been dominated by China. But as mining of these key elements spreads to countries like Malaysia and Brazil scientists warn of the dangers of the toxic and radioactive waste generated by the mines and processing plants.

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  • The dangers of mining around the worldBBC News

    2010-10-14 · Before that disaster deaths caused by mining in the US had fallen to its lowest ever figure. Fatalities in the coal mining industry in the US had been declining since 2006 dropping steadily from

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  • A Review of the Scope of Artisanal and Small‐Scale Mining

    2021-1-15 · Some of the poorest people in the world s poorest countries eke out a living in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM). Equipped with primitive tools like picks shovels buckets and gold pans they work mining valuable resources like gold diamonds tin lithium rare earth elements tantalum and cobalt and any other usable commodity for example sand coal or mica.

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  • RISK ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENTIM4DC

    2015-6-24 · mining industry. In the mining industry—with its inherent potential for major accidents which could injure or kill people damage the environment cause serious loss of production and therefore profit—there is a particular need for a sound approach to the process of risk management.

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  • Environmental Risks of MiningMassachusetts Institute of

    2012-12-11 · Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit mining process. Hardrock mining exposes rock that has lain unexposed for geological eras. When crushed these rocks expose radioactive elements asbestos-like minerals and metallic dust. During separation residual rock slurries which are mixtures of pulverized rock and

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  • Bishop calls for human dignity in Myanmar jade mining

    2018-7-27 · Myanmar produced US 31 billion worth of jade in 2014 about 50 percent of the impoverished nation s declared gross domestic product according to Global Witness. Most of the precious stone ends up being sold on China s black market while almost all the revenue goes into the pockets of the military elite its report said.

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  • Bishop calls for human dignity in Myanmar jade mining

    2018-7-27 · Myanmar produced US 31 billion worth of jade in 2014 about 50 percent of the impoverished nation s declared gross domestic product according to Global Witness. Most of the precious stone ends up being sold on China s black market while almost all the revenue goes into the pockets of the military elite its report said.

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  • Cumulative Project-Level Impacts Myanmar Centre for

    2018-5-28 · Environment. It is a voluntary initiative for the gold mining industry and is intended to complement existing regulatory requirements. Companies that adopt the Code commit to follow its principles and standards in the use of cyanide and those operations that meet the requirements are certified and authorise d to use its trademark symbol. None

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  • Environmental Risks of MiningMassachusetts Institute of

    2012-12-11 · Environmental hazards are present during every step of the open-pit mining process. Hardrock mining exposes rock that has lain unexposed for geological eras. When crushed these rocks expose radioactive elements asbestos-like minerals and metallic dust. During separation residual rock slurries which are mixtures of pulverized rock and

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  • Gold in MyanmarRich Mineral Resources

    2015-9-14 · Gold in MyanmarRich Mineral Resources. Rare Gold Nuggets. September 14 2015. Gold Prospecting. The gold mining industry that has evolved and diversified in the post-war modern era has thrown open challenges to industrialists throughout the world enticing them to invest in operation of gold mines. Establishment of more and more gold mines

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  • Myanmar s Gold Industry Prospers While Its Miners Die From

    2013-11-25 · Myanmar s gold production has been steadily picking up and could prove a key driver for the country s economic growth but many gold miners are suffering from lung diseases due to

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  • Conflict minerals entering tech supply MINING.COM

    2017-4-6 · Tungsten tin tantalum and gold are now also being illegally extracted and traded at sites under the control of armed groups in countries including Myanmar and Colombia.

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  • BEHIND THE BLINGWorld Vision

    2019-3-21 · 5. myanmar International trade sanctions were placed on Myanmar after reports that its mining industry supported by the military government relied on forced child and trafficked labour31. This led to international trade sanctions being placed on the sale of rubies and jade from the country32. However reports of industry abuses –

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  • The mercury menace Frontier Myanmar

    2016-9-7 · There have also been suggestions that regulations to reduce the use of mercury in artisanal and small-scale gold mining be included in the Law Amending the Myanmar Mines Law. The opportunity exists for such regulations because although the law was enacted on December 24 2015 its by-laws are yet to be drafted.

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  • Mining-induced geo-hazards with environmental protection

    2014-4-24 · Mining-induced geo-hazards found here include collapse landslide debris flow sinkhole collapse earth fissure and water flowing into mine pits. To protect and control the geological environments in mining areas countermeasures such as monitoring and engineering rehabilitation and recovery need to be adopted.

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  • HAZARD IDENTIFICATION AND RISK ANALYSIS IN

    2011-5-16 · analyze hazards. The use of multiple hazard analysis techniques is recommended because each has its own purpose strengths and weaknesses. As the part of the project work hazard identification and risk analysis was carried out for an iron ore mine and a coal mine and the hazards were identified and risk analysis was carried out.

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  • A Review of the Scope of Artisanal and Small‐Scale Mining

    2021-1-15 · Some of the poorest people in the world s poorest countries eke out a living in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM). Equipped with primitive tools like picks shovels buckets and gold pans they work mining valuable resources like gold diamonds tin lithium rare earth elements tantalum and cobalt and any other usable commodity for example sand coal or mica.

    Get Price