Imperial Metals hammered on news of Mount Polley mine-waste breach (Vancouver Sun)
Shares of Imperial Metal Corp. dropped sharply in heavy trading Tuesday morning, the first day of trading after news breaking about a breach of the tailings dam at its Mount Polley copper and gold mine that sent an estimated 14-million cubic metres of effluent and mine waste down stream into Hazeltine Creek in the Cariboo region of interior British Columbia....
... In addition to Mount Polley, Imperial Metals operates the Huckleberry mine near Houston in B.C.'s central interior and is in the late stages of building the Red Chris copper gold mine in the province's far north west.
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