State approves Tormin’s massive West Coast mining expansion

2019-07-16 21:30

Government has given Australian-owned Tormin mine the go-ahead to vastly expand its current extraction of mineral sands on ten additional West Coast beaches and on an inland strip of old beach adjoining the existing mine near Lutzville.

Cape court to deliver vital environmental judgment

2017-03-20 11:02

Judgment is expected on a review application brought by Australian-owned mining company MSR, whose operations have attracted strong criticism about alleged environmental malpractices.

Australian mining company takes Cape 'environmental destruction' accusations to court

2017-02-20 06:09

The Western Cape High Court is to begin hearing the case of Australian mining company Tormin, which is accused of large scale environmental destruction in the province.


Controversial Australian company applies for extension to mining rights

2017-05-09 08:09

Controversial West Coast mineral sands mine Tormin is applying for a major extension of its mining rights, despite unresolved environmental issues.

Tormin mine was searched using unlawful warrant, court told

2017-02-24 10:28

The Green Scorpions did not inform a Vredendal magistrate about a “vital debate” raging over whether they had legal status to conduct compliance monitoring and enforcement at the Tormin mineral sands mine on the West Coast.

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