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MAC bestows TSM award on Teck Resources’ Cardinal River ops

By: Henry Lazenby Canadian diversified miner Teck Resources’ Cardinal River Operations (CRO), in Alberta, was on Monday bestowed with a special Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) Leadership Award for outstanding performance in the initiative's three focus areas – environmental stewardship, communities and people,... 

Quebec Mining Association, members commit to greater CSR accountability

By: Henry Lazenby TORONTO ( – The Quebec Mining Association (QMA) on Wednesday said its members would adopt the ‘Towards Sustainable Mining’ (TSM) initiative, a programme designed to improve environmental and social practices in the Canadian mining industry, over a phased-in four-year period. The... 

MAC members contribute positively to host communities

By: Henry Lazenby The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) on Friday said its ninth annual ‘Towards Sustainable Mining’ (TSM) progress report had found a steady improvement in its member companies’ efforts to contribute positively to the communities where they operate. The 2013 report took a detailed look at MAC... 

Ensuring disruptions do not turn into crises

By: Creamer Media Reporter There are two things that link mining companies the world over – their safety record and their profit levels. Given that the manner in which a mine continues business during any form of disruption is one of the connecting factors between safety and profit, it is often surprising to see how little... 

Initiative to follow 2012 energy and GHG emissions reduction closely

The governance team for the Mining Association of Canada’s (MAC’s) initiative, Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM), has made performance improvement for energy use and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions management a top priority for 2012. 


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