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Liberals keeping ‘dangerous occurrences’ at B.C. tailings ponds a secret (The Vancouver Sun)

There were 46 “dangerous or unusual occurrences” at tailings ponds at mines across B.C. between 2000 and 2012, according to annual reports of B.C’s chief inspector of mines.

The inspection reports provide a yearly breakdown of the numbers, but no details of what occurred at the tailings ponds, used to store mine waste.

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