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Environmental Policy in Mining: Corporate Strategy

1999-9-17  The goal of this book is to assist mining companies throughout the world to achieve environmental compliance and improve competitiveness in the context of growing environmental regulation and technological innovation. It is an essential book for the wide variety of professionals working on issues in mining.

The program on the environmental policy of the

Based on the analysis of the Russian and international experience in solving social and environmental problems, related to the mining industry[1,2,3], WWF experts have prepared a project «Main Features of the Policy of Environmental and Social Responsibility of Mining Companies» aimed at reducing possible risks and negative consequencies in the development of mineral deposits.

Environmental Strategies in the Mining Industry: One

The common view of mining is of environmental degradation. Few individuals outside the industry are aware of modern mining practices and associated business, environmental, and public policy issues (highlighted in Appendix A) or of how mining companies are

What are environmental regulations on mining

2021-5-13  Material adapted from: Hudson, T.L, Fox, F.D., and Plumlee, G.S. 1999. Metal Mining and the Environment, p. 48-49. Published by the American Geosciences Institute Environmental Awareness Series. Click here to download the full handbook. An extensive regulatory system has been developed to govern current mining

Minerals and Mining Policy of South Africa: Green

2021-5-13  Mining companies are required by law to make financial provision for mining-related environmental rehabilitation. If in the form of a trust fund, the Income Tax Act permits the deduction of this provision from income, and exempts from tax the receipts and accruals of registered environmental funds established to hold these provisions.

MINING OPERATIONS POLICY European Bank for

2012-11-26  environmental and social management, health and safety improvements, energy efficiency and revenue transparency. The Mining Operations Policy highlights current practices and addresses areas that call for special attention, particularly the expansion of the mining

The Mining Policy Framework

2021-2-1  The Mining Policy Framework: Synthesis Report INTRODUCTION When struggling to meet the resource needs of a growing population, it can be easy to overlook the role that mining can play in a nation’s long-term social and economic development. Mining can generate jobs and much-needed revenues; it can promote the development of a more skilled

Corporate social responsibility in the mining industry

2006-1-1  A basic content analysis, see Frost,was used to explore and compare the disclosure of social, environmental and ethical policy statements in the reports of the top 10 mining companies; the paper looks at trends in such policy statements, rather than attempting to assess whether these policies are actually applied in any meaningful way. The

Environmental Policy in Mining: Corporate Strategy

The goal of this book is to assist mining companies throughout the world to achieve environmental compliance and improve competitiveness in the context of growing environmental regulation and technological innovation. It is an essential book for the wide variety of professionals working on issues in mining. Like the book and the research itself

Environmental sustainability Swick Mining Services

We are committed to the best environmental practices that minimise the potential impact of drilling on the environment through our environmental management policy. At Swick we carry out strict due diligence across operational activities to identify, measure and monitor our environmental

ISO 14001 in mining companies: Advantages of

2018-4-17  Environmental impacts of mining companies. A mining company’s environment is defined by its immediate and global surroundings ‑ air, water, land, natural resources, flora, fauna, humans, and their interrelation. Its environmental management needs to extend to that same scope of responsibility.

Mining and your Community: Know your Environmental

information held by companies (including mining companies) that is needed to protect human rights. If a mining company wants to mine in or near your community, you are entitled to information about how the mining will happen and how it will affect you and your community.

Solved: In Environmental Policy Applications Relating

In environmental policy applications relating to mining companies, there is considerable power from inhabitants in the catchment area. The regulated mining firms have power on their product market, their customers may have market power and the inhabitants in the catchment area may also have market power.

Environmental and Social Policy Statement Morgan

2021-4-25  environmental and social issues that may impact the firm or our clients. Among other activities, the Environmental and Social Risk Management (ESRM) Group provides internal subject matter expertise on environmental and social risk, acts as an advisor to the businesses, conducts diligence on relevant transactions, and monitors emerging risks.

Goldman Sachs Environmental Policy Framework

2020-2-20  The Environmental Policy Framework was revised in December 2019 for (i) updates to section II. Environmental and Social Risk Management B. sector guidelines and (ii) to reflect organizational changes relating to the Sustainable Finance Group. The rest of the framework was updated in 2015 and should be viewed in conjunction with our

Mining Environment News South Africa

2021-5-8  Relentless Gold Mining Companies chasing Magaliesburg lands again It’s now been some 12 years since mining companies first started lodging prospecting and mining .. More mining applications posing a danger to Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve

Environmental and Social Policy Framework

2020-7-28  Environmental and Social Policy Framework 4 3. Environmental and social review In our transactions with clients, we expect, as a minimum, that they meet applicable ES laws and regulations, and that they hold relevant licenses and permits. At Deutsche Bank, we also expect our clients to consider international best practice approaches.

The role of domestic policy coalitions in extractive

2020-8-12  Figure 1 offers a list of policy prescriptions, but the three components are the most constitutive of “good governance” in mining; generating fiscal responsibility and strengthening environmental provisions are widely accepted corporate and state strategies to enhance the legitimacy of mining amidst political contestation over its role in

Environmental Strategies in the Mining Industry: One

The common view of mining is of environmental degradation. Few individuals outside the industry are aware of modern mining practices and associated business, environmental, and public policy issues (highlighted in Appendix A) or of how mining companies are responding to today's environmental

Environmental and Social Policy Framework

2021-5-4  5 JPMORGAN CHASE & CO. Environmental and Social Policy Framework • Prohibition on financing to companies involved in mountaintop mining: Mountaintop mining (which includes mountaintop removal mining) is a method of removing all or a portion of a mountain or ridge to access coal seams near the surface.

Environmental, social and governance (ESG)

2020-4-7  Investors are also holding mining companies to increasingly higher standards of accountability, particularly in the environmental context. Shareholder activists are leading the drive for mining companies to reshape their asset portfolios by either modifying existing operations or divesting operations that do not meet key ESG performance indicators.

ISO 14001 in mining companies: Advantages of

2018-4-17  Environmental impacts of mining companies. A mining company’s environment is defined by its immediate and global surroundings ‑ air, water, land, natural resources, flora, fauna, humans, and their interrelation. Its environmental management needs to extend to that same scope of responsibility.

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT: INSIGHTS

2020-11-29  The object of this paper is to ascertain the level of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) compliance of mining companies in selected mining communities in Ghana. Over the past three decades, Ghana has demonstrated considerable commitment to the conservation and management of bio-physical and socio-cultural environment.

Mining and your Community: Know your Environmental

information held by companies (including mining companies) that is needed to protect human rights. If a mining company wants to mine in or near your community, you are entitled to information about how the mining will happen and how it will affect you and your community.

Mining vs the environment DOCUMENTS Politicsweb

2018-4-25  Mining companies should also be obliged to take out insurance cover against any potential unmet environmental liability arising, for example, from bankruptcy or other premature closure. If all mining companies have this obligation, the overall risk will

Canadian mining doing serious environmental harm,

2014-5-14  Canadian mining doing serious environmental harm, the IACHR is told and refers to a "new policy of using international cooperation mechanisms as a method of promoting Canadian mining companies

Mining Environment News South Africa

2021-5-8  Relentless Gold Mining Companies chasing Magaliesburg lands again It’s now been some 12 years since mining companies first started lodging prospecting and mining .. More mining applications posing a danger to Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve

The role of domestic policy coalitions in extractive

2020-8-12  Figure 1 offers a list of policy prescriptions, but the three components are the most constitutive of “good governance” in mining; generating fiscal responsibility and strengthening environmental provisions are widely accepted corporate and state strategies to enhance the legitimacy of mining amidst political contestation over its role in