Since the expansion was shelved in 2012, BHP Billiton has announced its intention to investigate heap leach mining as an alternative, cheaper method of processing mined ore. In July 2014 the company projected that pending government approvals, construction of a heap leach demonstration plant would begin in the second half of 2015, with a 36 […]
Learn the Zombie Lizard Flash Mob Dance
Zombie Lizard Flash Mob Instructional Video, learn the moves and meet at the gates of hell Olympic Dam Mine S.A. for the Lizard Bites Back -Protestival 1July 2016 or make your own flash mob for the gates of hell dance battle!
Heap Leach Mining of Uranium and associated risks
A Summary:Heap Leach Mining of Uranium and associated risks (in layman’s terms). Not unlike in-situ leach mining, heap leach mining is a process whereby Uranium, Copper and other precious metals are extracted from ore with a chemical solution. Ore is mined, crushed and dumped onto a “leaching pad” made from impermeable membrane with a minimum […]