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Mark Olalde

Mark Olalde

    Big increase in mine water pollution
    Big increase in mine water pollution
    New statistics released in Parliament show that 118 mines around South Africa are polluting rivers, inadequately testing for contamination or...
    Mines left to pollute the soil
    Mines left to pollute the soil
    For more than six years, no large coal mine has been granted closure, meaning the mines cannot be rehabilitated and lie abandoned, leaving a legacy...
    Gold rush's toxic legacy lingers
    Gold rush's toxic legacy lingers
    On the border of Johannesburg and Soweto, the Riverlea community nestles among tailings piles to both the north and south. Unlined and unfenced...