NYCO’s wollastonite expansion project in US faces environmental protests

By Antonio Torrisi
Published: Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Environmental and legal concerns about NYCO’s wollastonite mining expansion project from environmentalists in Adirondack Park will need to be addressed by the Adirondack Protection Agency (APA), but any further delay in granting NYCO permissions will be unlikely.

US-based wollastonite producer NYCO Minerals’ expansion plan has met protests from environmental groups in the Adirondack Park wilderness area, New York, US.

In a joint letter to the Adirondack Park Agency (APA), several groups, including Adirondack Wild, Protect the Adirondacks, the Atlantic Chapter of the Sierra Club and the Atlantic...

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