SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

March 03, 2011 07:20 ET

Memo to Mining Companies: Become Sustainable or Go Home, an Industrial Info News Alert

DENVER, CO--(Marketwire - March 3, 2011) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Mining companies will operate on a more sustainable basis, or they will be out of business, according to David Baker, the chief sustainability officer (CSO) for Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) (Denver, Colorado). "If communities don't like the way you operate, you will not mine. Game over," Baker told attendees at the annual meeting of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) in Denver on Tuesday.

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