Researchers have uncovered dozens of new nickel hyperaccumulator plants in a study in Borneo.
BHP has partnered with the Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority to hold a ‘think thank’ as part of a multi-million dollar Restoration Seed Bank Initiative.
A new documentary about the coal seam gas industry in Queensland will not get airplay on television, according to the film’s producer.
Just days after uranium miner Paladin Energy denied it discharged polluted water into a river, the company announced a tank failure at its Kayelekera mine has resulted in a spill.
Orica has be given the greenlight for the construction of three new ammonia flaring systems at its Kooragang Island plant.
Ravensthorpe nickel mine in Western Australia remains closed after a chemical spill last month.
The WA Environmental Protection Agency has updated the requirements for proposals from companies wishing to use hydraulic fracturing.
Despite the falling cost of energy, new leaps forward in sustainability for miners are still being made.
Paladin Energy has denied claims it released toxic water from its Kayelekera uranium mine into a local river system in Malawi.
Watpac has won the contract to build the tailings storage facility at Sirius Resources’ Nova nickel project.
The University of Queensland has launched a new Responsible Resource Development program to aid the growth of sustainable mining.
GVK Hancock said it is focused on finalising approvals for its Alpha coal project in the Galilee Basin before looking to finance the $10 billion project.
Former Wallabies captain David Pocock will face court next month after chaining himself to a digger at Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine.
WA’s Environmental Protection Agency has refused to assess a new iron ore mine proposed for the Helena-Aurora Range.
Development of a mineral sands mine in Central Queensland resulted in complaints of land and vegetation clearing without planning approval.
NSW Premier Mike Baird said new legislation will work to crackdown on activists who enter mine sites illegally.
As the Arctic region becomes more of an investment focus, can miners play a role in ensuring responsible industrial activity in the region?
Visual Capitalist has creased a new infographic outlining how the mining industry needs to change, and the steps it is taking to evolve.
The growing importance of miners’ social licence to operate, especially in the wake of the ANU divestments, is being examined.
Environmental fluid systems has won the Excellence in Environmental Management award for its innovative cleaning system.