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Mining Association of Canada Announces New Chair

MAC’s Board of Directors elect Gordon Stothart of IAMGOLD as Chair The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) is pleased to announce that Gordon Stothart, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating …

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MAC’s 2019 TSM Excellence Award Winners Celebrate Extraordinary Environmental and Community Engagement Initiatives in Canada’s Mining Sector

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has awarded the Tamatumani Program at Glencore’s Raglan Mine and IAMGOLD’s Essakane Project with its prestigious TSM Excellence Awards in recognition of their innovative …

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Budget 2019 Positive for Canada’s Mining Sector-Budget Promises Skills Training and Important Northern Focus; both Critically Important to the Mining Industry

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) welcomes today’s federal budget, which includes several commitments that will provide much needed supports for the country’s minerals and metals industry, one of the …

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New Report Shows Urgent Need for Additional Government Support to Enhance Competitiveness of Canada’s Mining Industry

Today, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) released its annual Facts & Figures report, a document focused on providing a comprehensive overview of current trends in Canada’s mining sector. While …

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Updated OMS Guide to Provide Industry Global Standard in Tailings Management

Today, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) released the second edition of its Developing an Operation, Maintenance and Surveillance Manual for Tailings and Water Management Facilities (the OMS Guide) which …

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Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan a Step Forward for Canada’s Mining Sector

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) welcomes the new Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan (CMMP), a milestone initiative in support of Canada’s minerals and metals industry. The CMMP, which includes …

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New Water Stewardship Protocol to Bring Enhanced Environmental Standards to Canada’s Mining Sector

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) is introducing a new standard, the Water Stewardship Protocol, as part of its Towards Sustainable Mining® (TSM) initiative. This Protocol will play an important …

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New TSM Progress Report Highlights Sustainability Performance of Canadian Mining Companies

Today, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) released its most recent TSM Progress Report which details the work being done by its members regarding environmental and social performance, both priorities …

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