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Public Risk, Private Reward: An analysis of the Ortiz Gold Mine proposal

Public Risk, Private Reward: An analysis of the Ortiz Gold Mine proposal

PUBLICATION DATE: January 16, 2014

AUTHOR: Pete Dronkers

Polluting the Future

Polluting the Future

PUBLICATION DATE: May 1, 2013

AUTHOR: Bonnie Gestring, Lisa Sumi

SUMMARY: How mining companies are polluting our nation’s waters in perpetuity

Leaders and Laggards

Leaders and Laggards

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: For the first time ever, eight of the world's top jewelry retailers have pledged to move away from "dirty" gold sales and are calling on mining corporations to ensure that gold is produced in more socially and environmentally responsible ways.

Acid Mine Drainage

Acid Mine Drainage

PUBLICATION DATE: December 16, 2005

AUTHOR: Alan Septoff

Dirty Metals

Dirty Metals

PUBLICATION DATE: June 16, 2004

AUTHOR: Earthworks, Oxfam America

SUMMARY: This report details the massive pollution, huge open pits, devastating community health effects, worker dangers and, in many cases, human rights abuses that have become hallmarks of gold and metals mining in countries such as Peru, Indonesia, Ghana and in parts of the United States.

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