Not only people are affected, as the flora and fauna are other victims of this metal, mainly in the Amazon
May 9, 2016
Soy production is booming — but researchers are warning that the soy industry’s rise could be the downfall of Brazil’s climate commitments.
August 15, 2015
Owner had license to extract tantalite in an area of 30 hectares. Inspection identified river deviation and soil contamination by mercury.
September 13, 2013
Small mines dump 10 tons of mercury over a thousand miles of watercourses in the country to process illegal gold.