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Teck Cominco, NANA hurt by Red Dog losses

...It's very significant," said Charlotte MacCay, Teck Cominco's senior environmental officer for Red Dog. "We're losing a lot of money." MacCay said no layoffs are planned and Teck Cominco Alaska Inc. will continue operating the world's largest...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051602/sta_mining.shtml
News
Taku's riches are its fishery, not another mining venture

...administration. In 1957, Canadian mining company Cominco (now known as Teck) abandoned the Tulsequah...Chief operation without a proper cleanup. Cominco left behind vast amounts of tailings and...orders from Canadian agencies, neither Cominco nor the subsequent Canadian owners of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041610/let_610552169.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Is an operating mine needed to clean up the Tulsequah Chief site?

...have been realized.The Tulsequah Chief mine was operated by Cominco in the 1950's. The mine site is on the Tulsequah River...habitat, including Flannigan Slough. When metal prices dropped Cominco abandoned the site without undertaking any decommissioning...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-08-20/operating-mine-needed-clean-tulsequah
Opinion
Kivalina residents say mine pollutes water

...filed notice that they plan to sue Teck Cominco for $88 million in damages stemming from...Red Dog Mine in Northwest Alaska. Teck Cominco, which operates the world's largest...This is a very simple suit. Teck Cominco has admitted more than 3,200 violations...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071802/sta_water.shtml
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Red Dog Mine posts loss

...higher zinc production, according to Teck Cominco, the mine operator. Mine operations...quarter last year. Canadian-based Teck Cominco blamed the loss on low zinc prices but...better," said Charlotte MacCay, Teck Cominco's senior administrator for environment...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121102/sta_reddogmine.shtml
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Kivalina sues Red Dog Mine, citing water woes

...Relocation Planning Committee said Teck Cominco's own required reports at the world's...senior environmental manager for Teck Cominco in Alaska, said the discharges are within...agency's best science indicated that Teck Cominco's discharge of total dissolved solids...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092002/sta_minewater.shtml
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State Briefs

...settlement on violations ANCHORAGE - Teck Cominco Alaska has agreed to pay up to $827...emissions permit at the Red Dog Mine. Teck Cominco will pay the state $300,000 in cash...248,100, will be suspended if Teck Cominco meets terms of the settlement. "Alaska's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121901/sta_briefs.shtml
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Red Dog Mine violates the Clean Water Act

...plaintiffs argued that mine operator Teck Cominco discharged illegal amounts of pollution...sided with Kivalina residents that Teck Cominco had three illegal discharges at the mine's...water in the Wulik River is safe. Teck Cominco argued in its response to the lawsuit...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080306/sta_20060803017.shtml
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Knowles plans to fight Red Dog mine decision

...operator over its diesel generators. Tech Cominco Inc., which operates the zinc and lead...technology. The ruling would require Teck Cominco to spend an additional $10 million to...the region's total wage base. Teck Cominco announced in May that it expected to lose...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081402/sta_reddogmine.shtml
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My Turn: Money obscuring environmental issue

...technology for the Red Dog Mine. Teck Cominco Inc., which operates the Red Dog Mine...issued 134 separate permit violations to Cominco and fined them $75,000 for illegally...closest village to the mine, sued Teck Cominco Ltd., charging the company with 2...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102303/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion

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