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Nyasulu v Konkola Copper Mines and Others 2007

The Water Pollution Control Regulations 1993 issued pursuant to the Environmental Protection and Pollution Act chapter 204 of the laws of Zambia pollutant is defined as Any substance or energy which if it enters or is discharged into water may cause discomfort...

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Zambian villagers win right to have pollution case heard

May 27 2016 0183 32 High court judge dismisses claims by mining firm Vedanta Resources that water contamination case against them and subsidiary KCM should be heard in Zambia A protest outside the 2014 AGM of Vedanta...

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Cheelo and 9 Others v Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines

Cheelo and 9 Others v Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Limited SCZ Judgment No 27 of 1999 1999 ZMSC 50 6 September 1999...

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Assessment of water pollution arising from copper mining

Mudenda L Assessment of water pollution arising from copper mining in Zambia a case study of Munkulungwe stream in Ndola Copperbelt province Thesis University of Cape Town Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment Centre for Bioprocess Engineering Research 2018...

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Zambia Court Dismisses Application for Judicial Review of

THE Lusaka High Court has dismissed an application for judicial review of the ZAWA decision that refused to renew the hunting licence for five safari compani...

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Preliminary review of mine air pollution in Zambia

Sep 01 2019 0183 32 Zambia has been predominantly a mining country and the copper industry has dominated the mining landscape for more than eight decades since the first commercial mine was opened in the early 1900s RCCM 1978 Simutanyi 2008 To date the mining sector is still the major foreign exchange earner for the country and the increase in the mining activities in the last decade...

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Environmental regulations for mining activities in Zambia

Jul 04 2019 0183 32 A brief overview of the primary environmental regulations applicable to mining activities in Zambia including environmental review permitting and remediation...

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Court rules Zambians can seek compensation for pollution

Apr 10 2019 0183 32 Vedanta had argued that the case should be heard in Zambia The UK Supreme Court disagreed saying that the case must proceed in the UK due to the problem of access to justice in Zambia...

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PDF The Effect of Mining on the Environment A case

The Effect of Mining on the Environment A case Study of Kankoyo Township of Mufulira District of the Republic of Zambia levels of air pollution of SO 2 from smelting processes dating back to...

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Zambia Investigates Seven Major Mining Firms For Pollution

The largest mining investor in Zambia Konkola Copper Mines KCM a subsidiary of London-listed Vedanta Resources PLC Mopani Copper Mines a subsidiary of the Anglo-Swiss multi-national Glencore Chinese owned NFC Africa Mining PLC Chambeshi Metals Chambeshi Copper Smelter Sino Metals and Bollore Mining Limited are all under investigation...

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LLM ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND NATURAL RESOURCES AN

conservation and ultimately in water pollution control The question investigated by this paper is whether the legal and institutional framework does in fact address or mitigate water pollution arising from mining in particular copper mining keeping in mind the role that copper plays in Zambia economy and the unusual characteristic...

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Vedanta Resources lawsuit re water contamination Zambia

Sep 07 2015 0183 32 Vedanta to contest UK court pollution ruling says case should heard in Zambia Date 12 Jun 2016 Content Type Article Zambian villagers allowed to take legal action against mining giant in UK Date 27 May 2016 Content Type Article Zambian villagers win right to have pollution case heard in Britain Date 27 May 2016 Content Type Article...

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Anglo American sued over alleged mass lead poisoning of

Oct 21 2020 0183 32 A class action lawsuit has been filed against the mining company Anglo American over its alleged failure to prevent widespread toxic lead pollution in the Zambian town of Kabwe...

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Rivers of acid in Zambian villages

Sep 07 2015 0183 32 Hundreds of villagers who claim copper mining operations in the area have poisoned their water source and destroyed farmland are taking Zambia s biggest copper mine Vedanta Resources Plc...

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Lukonde and Others v Mopani Copper Mines PLC

Cases referred to 1 Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation Limited vs David Lubasi Muyambango 2006 ZR 22 The Mining Regulations SI No 95 of 1973 Regulations 402 and 407 Zambian Law ZamLII Zimbabwean Law ZimLII...

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PDF Air Pollution on the Copperbelt Province of Zambia

Map showing the study site in Kitwe urban see arrow on the Copperbelt province of Zambia CCS has three stacks namely stack 1 2 and 3 Stack 1 and 2 emit directly into the atmosphere while stack...

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Anglo American Sued for Lead Poisoning in Zambia Mining

Oct 21 2020 0183 32 A group of Zambian women and children filed a suit against Anglo American Plc in South Africa alleging the company caused widespread lead poisoning from...

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Zambia Glencore copper mine impacts local community due

An Environmental Justice Atlas case study alleges that Glencore s Mopani copper mine in Zambia has caused air water and soil pollution impacting the health and livelihoods of local communiti While the case study alleges that the mine produces copper and cobalt Glencore representatives highlight that Mopani only produces copper...

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Zambians win right to sue mining company in UK court

Apr 10 2019 0183 32 Nearly 2 000 people in Zambia have won the right to sue mining company Vedanta in the English courts over pollution The decision of the Supreme Court in...

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