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Press Release - Unlimited Toxic Waste Dumps Allowed on Public Lands

Press Release - Unlimited Toxic Waste Dumps Allowed on Public Lands
Bush Administration Favors Mining Industry with Change

Published: October 10, 2003

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A new opinion issued by the Bush administration will permit unlimited toxic waste dumping by companies that mine for gold, silver, copper and other precious metals on public lands owned by U.S. taxpayers.

Tagged with: tailings, public lands, mining waste

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