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Tag: toxic waste

Salt mines and tourism: bread and circuses

 

"I cannot believe that [Tellus] can gain a genuine social license or consent to dump toxic waste in country, out of sight and out of mind. Beyond the questions around type, volume, source and security of the proposed waste, the project raises bigger questions about extractive industries and their consequences," writes Jennifer Taylor.

Tourism, salt and toxic waste, 780 metres below

 

Plans to get Alice Springs and Titjikala involved in a giant mining project 110 km south of town. Some express doubts. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

 

UPDATE October 29: Town Council CEO Robert Jennings, when asked to comment, said he is waiting for more information on the Chandler mine before expressing any view or comment.

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