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The IRMA Standard for Responsible Mining was developed through a process that included public comment periods on two drafts of the standard (2014 and 2016), …

The Standard for Responsible Mining: A collaborative ...

 · Mining companies recognize the expectation to manage their process and operations more sustainably from purchasers, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and communities. The draft Standard for Responsible Mining has been created as a collaborative effort, bringing people and stakeholders together to balance the interests of different sectors.

Research: Responsible Mining, Resilient Communities ...

Research: Responsible Mining, Resilient Communities Background and Objective: Contributing 12-15% of the world''s gold supply, artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) is an important sector of the mining industry characterized by informality, lower production rates than large-scale mining, and little to no mechanization of the mining process.

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The Foundations for Responsible Mining in Cambodia ...

multi-stakeholder process for themselves to work out their own direction for responsible mining. Given that, the example of the Responsible Mining Initiative is to be an encouragement to other nations, rather than a blueprint or experience to necessarily copy. There are similarities between the

Breaking down the ICMM''s new guidelines for responsible mining

 · The ICMM announced updates to its responsible mining practice requirements in February this year. The move is said to be responding to shifts in stakeholder expectations regarding environmental and social best practice and marks the second leading metals institution in the UK to take heed from changing perceptions of mining industry responsibilities.

The need for responsible mining practices in Zimbabwe ...

The need for responsible mining practices in Zimbabwe. Related Articles. ... I felt this was the best time to start talking about the Zimbabwe adopting the responsible sourcing guidelines such as the OECD ... This is were @women_miners keep activated carbon during gold leaching cyanidation process. Activated carbon is mixed with the pregnant ...

Mining Law 2021 | Laws and Regulations | Philippines | ICLG

 · The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines, which is a professional association of the country''s largest mining, quarrying and mineral processing companies, formed with the aim of promoting the responsible exploration, development and utilisation of minerals, has been working to lift the ban on open-pit mining, considering that most of the ...

New responsible sourcing standards will be essential if ...

He is a pioneering consultant on responsible sourcing, corporate sustainability, non-financial risk, and responsible investment in international and emerging markets. He has been at the forefront of the CSR movement for more than 25 years with a focus on international supply chains in the mining, jewellery, luxury, auto and electronics industries.

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The Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA) is the answer to a global demand for more socially and environmentally responsible mining. IRMA offers true independent third-party verification and certification against a comprehensive standard for all mined materials that provides ''one-stop coverage'' of the full range of issues ...

ThE FronTiEr ProjECT Building a leader in responsible ...

regulatory review process. Frontier will consist of surface mining operations, a processing plant, tailings management facilities, water management facilities, and associated infrastructure ... Teck: a leader in responsible mining the Frontier project is owned by teck, canada''s largest diversified resource company with operations and projects ...

OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains ...

Bullion Market Association (2012, forthcoming); and Chain-of-Custody Certification, Responsible Jewellery Council (2012, forthcoming). Fairtrade and Fairmined Standard for Gold from Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining, Alliance of Responsible Mining/Fairtrade …

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 · The Responsible Mining Map is an interactive tool that allows diverse stakeholders involved in mining (ranging from affected communities to mining companies) to identify global progress in responsible mining. To explore the map, and to find out how to get your organization listed: Visit the Responsible Mining Map.

About the Alliance for Responsible Mining

The Alliance for Responsible Mining was established in 2004 and is a leading global expert on artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM). Our mission is to transform the sector into a socially and environmentally responsible activity, while improving the quality of life of artisanal miners, their families and communities.

Responsible mining? Minnesota has a long way to go. | MinnPost

 · Responsible mining? Minnesota has a long way to go. ... Embrace a contested case hearing process for the PolyMet/Glencore mine as a do-over to ensure responsible …

Is responsible mining possible? | Jonathan L. Mayuga

 · Garganera also pointed out that responsible mining framework is a multistage process, based on the COMP model. "What CoMP is not saying is …

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Responsible Mining Mining project has to undergo a very detailed process with the government (law) Philippine mining act of 1995 Permission of the community (consent) Indigenous people rights act (IPRA) If its located in ancestral domain, the company must ask permission to the to the indigenous people FPIC free and prior Informed Consent must be obtained before mining Partnership between the ...

Key operations progress to next stage of Initiative for ...

 · IRMA''s Standard for Responsible Mining has been developed over ten years through a public consultation process with more than 100 different individuals and organisations, including mining companies, customers and the ultimate downstream users …

Innovation and sustainability: setting global standards ...

 · Innovation and sustainability: setting global standards for responsible mining. ... drones, mine-to-mill process integration, and safety innovation. Automation and remote operation use the mine''s wireless network and allow the operator to utilise the machine functions from a remote location. These functions include drilling, levelling, remote ...

Responsible Mining | Zero Cyanide & Mercury in Gold ...

Responsible Mining Gold processing using a commercially viable and technically efficient alternative to cyanide that can enhance environmental and social outcomes. The Clean Mining sustainable and transformational gold recovery process developed in partnership with Australia''s CSIRO, will be implemented by NuFortune, replacing toxic cyanide ...

ICMM: a Benchmark for Responsible Mining

 · A: We are very conscious that ICMM''s Mining Principles are not the only standard for responsible mining. At ICMM we understood the importance of ensuring that our Mining Principles were aligned with the objectives of other responsible mining and sourcing standards. We established the equivalency benchmarks to promote transparency around ...

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responsible mining, resilient communities We are an interdisciplinary, multi-institution, and global research collaboration funded by the US National Science Foundation. Our goal is to co-design socially responsible and sustainable mining practices with communities, engineers, and social scientists.

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A RESPONSIBLE MINING SECTOR 63 5.1 Long-range Strategic Land-use Planning 64 5.2 Increasing Government Capacity 65 5.2.1 Training 65 5.2.2 Institutional reform 67 5.3 Legislation and Regulation 67 5.3.1 Mining codes 67 5.3.2 Environmental and social legislation 69 5.3.2.1 Government''s role in environmental and social impact assessment

Responsible Jewellery Council Code of Practices Guidance

Responsible mining 1. Legal compliance 2. Policy and implementation 3. Reporting 4. Financial accounts 5. Business partners 6. Human rights 7. Due diligence for responsible sourcing from conflict-affected and high-risk areas 8. Sourcing directly from artisanal and small-scale mining 9. Sourcing post-consumer industrial precious metals directly from

Mining in the Philippines

 · In 2012, Executive Order No. 79 (Institutionalising and Implementing Reforms in the Philippine Mining Sector, Providing Policies and Guidelines to Ensure Environmental Protection and Responsible ...

Developing Resources Responsibly

 · Peabody, like many responsible coal producers, views land restoration as an essential part of the mining process, restoring high-value lands for rangeland, wildlife habitat, hardwood forest, prime farmland and wetlands.

Responsible Mining

 · Mining companies want to take out as much wealth as possible with as little cost, so community pressure will be necessary to force mining operations to develop these kinds of plans. For any plan to be effective, people from nearby communities must be involved in all decision-making. A responsible plan will include:

Standard for Responsible Mining

organizations that make up the Board of the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance. Foremost, the IRMA Secretariat wishes to express respect for the grave importance of the work of the Global Tailings Review process. The time is overdue for commitment to a precautionary principle

Process Mining for Beginners – LANA''s Process Mining Basics

 · They contain data on specific process activities, time stamps for these activities, and a number of other so-called "attributes", such as costs, location, or responsible business units. You will have noticed by now: Since Process Mining does not work without these log files, the technology can only really be applied to digitally documented ...

Mine reclamation

SMCRA balances the need to protect the environment from the effects of surface coal mining with the Nation''s need for coal as an essential energy source. It ensures that coal mining operations are conducted in an environmentally responsible manner and that the land is adequately reclaimed during and following the mining process.

Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining: Addressing Challenges in ...

Like the Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM) there are various organisations and due diligence programs promoting fair and good working conditions within ASM. By fostering sectorial dialogue and multi-stakeholder initiatives, Western companies should bundle their efforts to promote fair working conditions in the sourcing countries.

CRAFT: Responsible Artisanal Mining

 · A path towards responsible sourcing and progressive improvement in artisanal mining. The Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM) and RESOLVE have released a code to facilitate increased responsible sourcing from artisanal miners, while contributing to improved social and environmental performance of artisanal and small scale mining sector.. Artisanal miners produce 20% of the world''s …

In a world that needs metals, how can we mine more ...

 · The Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance assesses individual mines, not the companies that own them. The process starts with a mine conducting a self-assessment against 400 benchmarks — things like health and safety for workers, human rights, community engagement, pollution control and land reclamation planning.

Responsible mining

Mining is a complex and intensive process. Mineral products are essential components for the physical and social infrastructure in modern societies. Population growth, urbanization and income growth ... Responsible Mining is a comprehensive and transparent minerals activity respecting the rights of all

Sustainable Responsible Mining I Cyanide-Free Gold

responsible mining A simple but important choice – business as usual or processing using, a commercially viable alternative to cyanide that can enhance environmental and social outcomes. The Clean Mining gold recovery process, developed by Australia''s CSIRO, replaces cyanide and mercury with a safer, less hazardous chemical reagent.

Four Ways to Make Mining More Responsible

 · What does responsible mining look like? Centerra Gold, a Toronto-based gold mining company, is a great example of a company with a solid approach to CSR. In …