Unimin fined $406,250 over 2012 "nuisance dust" issues
Published: Friday, 12 June 2015
Ontario's governing body has tackled Unimin's dust generation of 2012 as part of a move towards stricter environmental regulation in the province.
Unimin Corp. has been fined
$406,250 by the Ontario environmental authority for polluting
the Lake Kasshabog area in with "nuisance dust" from its mining
activities near Havelock in Canada in 2012.
The exceptionally dry and windy weather of 2012 trumped the
business’ existing dust management systems at its