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Protests Shut Down Barrick Gold's Lake Cowal Mine while Cyanide Code Certifies Operation

Published by MAC on 2006-04-18


Protests Shut Down Barrick Gold's Lake Cowal Mine while Cyanide Code Certifies Operation

18th April 2006

With no hint of irony, the International Cyanide Management Institute announces that Barrick Gold's Lake Cowal mine in New South Wales, Australia has been certified as compliant with the International Cyanide Management Code even as protestors shut the mine down to protest — among other things — the use of cyanide.

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