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All that glitters is not gold
All that glitters is not gold
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All that glitters is not gold

In order to produce gold, bauxite, copper, nickel, tin, tantalum, wolfram, and other metallic commodities, forests are cleared, rivers poisoned, people exploited, and entire ecosystems destroyed. Irresponsible production practices in mining have become one of the most significant threats to the environment of our times. Why are some commodities referred to as conflict minerals? Metal […]