Solidaridad releases report, “Benchmark Study of Environmental and Social Standards in Industrialised Precious Metals Mining”

28 March 2011 - Solidaridad Network

The report compares eight leading standards for safeguarding people and the environment at industrial precious metals mines. These standards include the Equator Principles and seven other reporting standards, principles and initiatives. The purpose of the benchmark report was to identify an existing standard that could serve as the most effective tool for managing a wide range of environmental and social impacts at industrial precious metals mines. Read more.