Anglo American mines new technology solutions as water challenges increase

As mining activities become more onerous and global regulations on discharge tighten, Anglo American is adapting its operations and goals to maximise water savings. GWI gains insight into the challenges facing the company.

Anglo American is one of the largest mining companies globally, with activities covering the extraction, refining, and distribution of metals and minerals such as copper, platinum, coal, iron ore, manganese, nickel and diamonds (through its 85% stake in De Beers).

Headquartered in the UK and listed on the London and Johannesburg stock exchanges, its operations cover six continents, with 75%...

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