Brazil faces chronic pollution scenario after mine disaster.
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Title: Brazil faces chronic pollution scenario after mine disaster
Date: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00:00 GMT

Report: Three years ago, on 5th November 2015, the failure of a tailings dam containing millions of litres of mining waste run by the Brazilian mining company Samarco released a tidal wave of 50 million c...
Keywords: mine, dam, brazil, samarco, mining

Source: SciDev.Net, Oxfordshire, UK.
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