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AngloGold mine charged with radioactive contamination

AngloGold Ashanti has been charged with contaminating water and “ongoing pollution” in Stilfontein by the Federation for Sustainable Environment. Water is spilling in an area of dolomitic rock, which affects the groundwater, and with the mine being some seven kilometres from the Vaal River this poses a severe health risk. Continue reading AngloGold mine charged with radioactive contamination