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Industrial Info Resources

October 17, 2014 06:30 ET

Many U.S. Mines Still in Early Stages of Water Stewardship, an Industrial Info News Alert

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2014) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Only a small fraction of the world's mines have incorporated best practices on water management into their operations, according to speakers and attendees at a "Water Management for Mining" conference, sponsored by Information Forecast Incorporated (Infocast) (Woodland Hills, California), held last week in Denver. "Less than 20% of the world's mines practice integrated, site-wide water management," said one attendee, adding that it's lack of knowledge, not money, which has prevented many mines from adopting best practices in water management.

Within this article: Suggested ways in which mining operators could improve water management.

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