Seventh Mining Firm Suspended after Failing Environmental Audit

A seventh mining firm failed to pass the audit being conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Claver Minerals, a nickel mining company operating in Mindanao, was suspended after failing to pass strict standards set by the new administration. Three more mining firms in Mindanao are under scrutiny, with Lopez vowing to immediately halt operations of those that fail the audit. Lopez said that once the…

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