logo
Plus   Neg
Share
Email

Rio Tinto Reveals Further Details On Tailings Facilities

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Plc (RTNTF,RIO,RIO.L, RTPPF) on Wednesday issued further details about its global tailings facilities. This includes details about the construction, management and monitoring of facilities, including independent reviews.

The company said all Rio Tinto managed facilities are subject to three levels of governance and assurance. All managed facilities, whether active or inactive, have an external engineer of record or design engineer.

The company further said that these facilities have been given a hazard classification in accordance with the regulatory or industry body that oversees tailings in each region or jurisdiction.

Further, following a comprehensive review of global operations by the company's technical teams, some facilities has been reclassified. This has resulted in in some tailings facilities being added to the list and others being removed.

For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
MoviePass, the subscription service that offers subsidized movie tickets, has officially suspended its services, effective September 14th, after struggling to find investment for months. MoviePass' parent company, Helios & Matheson Analytics (HMNY) last week announced that the movie-ticket subscription... Crate & Barrel plans to expand its full-service restaurants, called the Table at Crate, to up to 15 locations, according to a report by Fortune. The expansion plan reportedly comes following encouraging results from the home furnishing retailer's first restaurant, which opened in July in Illinois. The Table at Crate is a collaboration between Crate & Barrel and Cornerstone Restaurant Group. Walmart Inc. launched its first-ever car seat recycling event at nearly 4,000 stores across the country in partnership with waste management company TerraCycle. Customers who trade in used car seats at participating Walmart stores will receive a $30 Walmart gift card that can be used in store or online to buy items for their baby. Any brand of car seat is accepted through the program.
Follow RTT