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8 November 2013

Uranium contamination fears: police investigate Rio Tinto Ranger mine (Australia)

Author: Peter Ker, Sydney Morning Herald

Rio Tinto's relationship with an indigenous group in Kakadu National Park has taken ''two steps backward'' after a safety breach at the Ranger uranium mine. The Rio subsidiary that operates Ranger, Energy Resources of Australia, has confirmed that a...

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17 May 2013

New report published by Indigenous Peoples Links on free prior and informed consent & mining industry

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1 June 2006

[PDF] Involvement of UBS in the global mining and oil & gas sectors

Author: Jan Willem van Gelder, Profundo (Research paper prepared for Berne Declaration & Greenpeace Switzerland)

This report aims to identify and describe the financing activities undertaken UBS Group in the global mining and oil & gas sectors. Most emphasis is given to the involvement of UBS in financing mining and oil & gas projects and companies which...

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6 May 2005

Australia miner pleads guilty

Author: BBC News

Energy Resources Australia (ERA) [part of Rio Tinto] has pleaded guilty to three charges, and faces fines of A$300,000 (US$230,000). Twenty-eight workers fell sick last year after drinking and showering in water allegedly containing 400 times the...

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13 April 2004

Aborigines drank uranium water [Australia]

Author: Lindsay Murdoch, The Age

[Australia]: Aborigines in the Kakadu National Park drank water from a tap that should have been shut off after last month's leak of 150,000 litres of uranium-contaminated water at the controversial Ranger mine [operated by Energy Resources Australia ...

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