MINING NEWS: Appeals court rules against Teck Cominco
Favors members of Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation in hazardous waste case, says suit against company can proceed
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A U.S. appeals court ruled July 3 that a lawsuit can proceed against Canadian mining company Teck Cominco Metals Ltd. over the release of hazardous waste in Canada that reached the United States.
Teck Cominco, the world’s biggest zinc producer, had argued the lawsuit should be dismissed because U.S.....
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