New tailing dam regulation will not affect bauxite production, Abal says

By IM Staff
Published: Wednesday, 01 May 2019

New regulations on mine dams in Brazil should have no effect on bauxite production, delegates heard at Fastmarkets’ Bauxite & Alumina Conference.

New regulations for the decommissioning of upstream tailing dams in Brazil are necessary to ensure the safety of the community but should not reduce bauxite production, Milton Rego, deputy president of the Brazilian Aluminium Association (Abal), said at Fastmarkets’ 25th Bauxite & Alumina conference in Miami.
"In our eyes, the...

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