The story runs that everything the ancient Greek King Midas touched turned to gold. In the 1950’s and 60’s uranium was seen as a Midas… Read More »Undermined and Wasted: Australia’s Nuclear Landscape
Mining in Africa Poor working conditions, a high exposure to radiation, deaths and injuries to workers, road accidents, toxic spills and the discharge of radioactive… Read More »Australian uranium in Africa – our responsibility?
Ranger uranium mine operates within the bounds of the dual World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park. Ranger was established through a no-consent lease on the… Read More »Rehabilitating Mirarr Land: Mining to end at Ranger?
The latest accident at the Ranger uranium mine is a timely reminder of the environmental risks of operating a heavy industry facility: especially a uranium… Read More »Ranger’s toxic spill highlights the perils of self-regulation