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The Safe and Effective Use of Cyanide in the Mining Industry
Thursday, August 21, 2014
The purpose of this briefing by the SME is to provide a general overview about the use of cyanide and its application to recover gold from ore. read more »
Dr. Terry Mudder Inducted into International Mining Technology Hall of Fame
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Dr Terry I. Mudder will be inducted in the Environmental Management category. He has more than 30 years experience in the investigation of the chemistry, analysis, fate, aquatic toxicity, and disposal of mining and cyanide wastes. read more »
Old law blocking less toxic mining technology
Friday, December 13, 2013
Amending an outdated small-scale mining law is necessary to allow the government to use clean technology for this sector of the metals industry, experts and industry stakeholders said at a University of the Philippines (UP) Baguio forum recently. read more »
New technology promises to make gold processing safer
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
The University of the Philippines Diliman (UP) has found a safer way to process gold. A team of experts has carried out a study aimed at making gold processing safer without the use of cyanide and mercury. read more »
New Non-toxic Method for Mining Gold
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Northwestern University scientists have struck gold in the laboratory. They have discovered an inexpensive and environmentally benign method that uses simple cornstarch - instead of cyanide - to isolate gold from raw materials in a selective manner. read more »


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