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Teck Resources was known as Teck Cominco until October 2008.

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15 May 2013
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Author: Pulso (Chile)

Aún no cumple seis meses de vida y la Súper [Superintendencia] de Medio Ambiente ha requerido principalmente a firmas del sector minero [y] [n]o sólo Barrick...En menos de seis meses, el nuevo regulador ha inspeccionado a 15 empresas de todos los...

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1 May 2013
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Author: BSR

En juin 2011, les Nations Unies ont signé les Principes Directeurs guidant les entreprises en matière de respect des droits de l’Homme…Deux ans plus tard, qu’en est-il de la mise en place effective des Principes Directeurs dans les entreprises ?...

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30 April 2013

[PDF] ICMM launches Health and Safety Conference report

Author: Intl. Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)

ICMM has launched the report of the Health and Safety Conference held in Santiago, Chile, in November 2012. The conference brought together 19 companies, over 300 delegates and five chief executives to share lessons and learn from each other. Based...

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4 September 2012

Peru villagers allege neglect after toxic spill

Author: Franklin Briceno, Bloomberg

More than a month after toxic slurry from a major copper mine sickened scores of people in one of Peru's highland communities, villagers complain that the mining company and the government have done little to help and have even failed to tell some...

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1 September 2012

[PDF] Conflict Management and Corporate Culture in the Extractive Industries: A Study in Peru

Author: Caroline Rees, Rachel Davis (Harvard Kennedy School & Shift) & Deaana Kemp (University of Queensland)

This report aims to build knowledge about how corporate cultures in mining companies influence how well those companies manage conflict with local communities...The project involved a combination of desk-based research and interviews involving five...

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8 August 2012
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Author: Servindi

[Accidente en] Antamina…[parte de BHP Billiton, Xstrata, Teck y Mitsubishi Corporation, de Mitsubishi Group] [por] la rotura del minero-ducto producida el 25 de julio…ocasionó un derrame de 45 toneladas de concentrados y alrededor de trescientas...

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3 February 2012
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Author: Servindi

El paro…en Huarmey lograba su objetivo…[de] movilizar a la mayor cantidad de pobladores en forma pacífica…[pero] la Policía Nacional arremetió…contra los manifestantes…“los disparos de las bombas lacrimógenas afectaron la salud de ancianos, niños y...

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4 July 2011

Senegal: Canadian Company to Help Finance Zinc Supplements for Children

Author: Donald G. McNeil, New York Times

A Canadian zinc mining company and a Canadian nonprofit devoted to getting vitamins and minerals to children in poor countries recently joined forces to create a new partnership, the Zinc Alliance for Child Health...Zinc...is a mineral crucial in...

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28 February 2011

What are the top five trends in CSR for Q1, 2011?

Author: Canadian Business for Social Responsibility

The 2011 year promises renewed investment in CSR and sophisticated approaches like complex collaborations, international engagement and responses to climate change. Canadian Business for Social Responsibility (CBSR) has been monitoring activity in our...

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31 January 2011

UK firm's partner 'wanted Peru to curb priests in mine conflict areas'

Author: Tim Webb, Guardian [UK]

A mining company in Peru part-owned by [BHP Billiton] agitated for the removal of teachers and Catholic bishops to new posts away from "conflictive mining communities", according to a leaked US cable obtained via WikiLeaks...The US and Canadian...

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