A study of mercury contamination in a southeastern Peruvian jungle area ravaged by illegal gold mining found unsafe levels of the toxic metal in 78% of adults in the regional capital and in 60% of fish sold at markets
August 18, 2016
Petroleum and mining, after destroying and contaminating everything they touched, now want to invade Peru’s national parks.[:]
July 17, 2013
Should be avoided importation of the metal for this industry and use inexpensive and biodegradable technology already available in the country.
February 5, 2014
The penalty was imposed because the company exceeded the maximum permissible limits (LMP) for Iron in the effluent discharged into the North Naticocha lagoon.