BHP Billiton to pay $50m over Brazil Samarco dam class action.
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Title: BHP Billiton to pay $50m over Brazil Samarco dam class action
Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:36:00 GMT

Report: Samarco, a joint venture between BHP and Vale, operates the iron ore mine in Minas Gerais state where the dam that held back tailings burst on November 5, 2015. The collapse of the dam unleashed a wav...
Keywords: vale, ore, mine, iron, dam, bhp, samarco

Source: The Times, London, UK (Times Newspapers Limited).
Press release: see full report.

Related: For further information on Vale see our Vale news page.




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