Campbell River, British Columbia Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC ) reports that Nyrstar Myra Falls pleaded guilty, in B.C. Provincial Court on October 7, 2016, to two counts under the Fisheries Act and one under the Metal Mining Effluent Regulations. … Continue reading
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Mining company ordered to pay $185,000 penalty for release of untreated acidic wash water into Myra Creek, B.C.
Mining company ordered to pay $220,712 for violating federal Fisheries Act and Metal Mining Effluent Regulations
March 17, 2014 – Val-d’Or, Quebec The Century Mining Corporation (Sigma-Lamaque mines) in Val-d’Or, Quebec, was found guilty of violating the Fisheries Act and ordered to pay 220,712 dollars on March 10, 2014. This amount represents a fine of 129,000 dollars and additional … Continue reading →