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Dead Fish And Dirty Air: Chinese Firms Leave Waste As They Mine Tajikistan's Gold

Radio Free Europe 22 Jul 2024
PANJAKENT, Tajikistan -- For the some 150 people in the tiny Tajik village of Khumgaron, the pollution and waste from the Chinese gold-mining operation nearby is not what they bargained for ... gold mine.

Recycling and a treasure trove of critical minerals

Business Line 21 Jul 2024
The Global E-waste Monitor 2024 has cited figures which should serve as an eye-opener ... The value of metals embedded in 2022 e-waste included $19 billion worth of copper, $15 billion in gold and $16 billion in iron.

Gold Worth $2.5 Million Found Hidden in Tank Bought on eBay

Greek Reporter 20 Jul 2024
A military enthusiast bought a tank on eBay recently and discovered $2.5 million of gold bars hidden inside, in one of the most unexpected and intriguing places where gold has ever been found ...Gold has a fingerprint.

Financial lessons I learned from dad

The Manila Times 20 Jul 2024
EVERY Father's Day, we would think about the wisdom and guidance our fathers or father figures have provided us throughout our lives ... No substitute for hard work ... Successful people overcome them ... Time is gold. He always tells us not to waste our time.

If this was an Olympic sport I

The Daily Mail 20 Jul 2024
Every Thursday evening, as I put out the bins, I imagine an excited TV commentator shouting above a rabid crowd, ‘He’s done it again! Nothing, or should I say everything, goes to waste with this guy!’ he cries.

‘It makes economic sense’: LG to provide a nationwide, free e-waste recycling service

Independent online (SA) 18 Jul 2024
They often end up in landfills, contributing to a growing environmental crisis known as e-waste ... The same UN report reveals that the 2022 e-waste contained $19 billion worth of copper, $15 billion in gold, and $16 billion in iron.

Presenting the 2024 Providence Journal All-State Girls Track and Field Teams

The Providence Journal 18 Jul 2024
Beasley didn’t waste any time making a name for herself at the outdoor state meet. She captured gold in the high jump by becoming the only athlete in the field to clear 5 feet, 4 inches ... She struck gold ...

Paris 2024: USA easily beat Serbia, but LeBron has doubts

Inside The Games 18 Jul 2024
The star insisted that "there's a lot to improve on" as the Americans look to win Olympic gold ... They are undoubtedly the favourites to win the gold medal ... However, we want to keep improving and not waste opportunities.

US troops STILL inhale cancer-causing fumes despite Biden

The Daily Mail 18 Jul 2024
The Pentagon said it would work to improve its waste-burning rules at military outposts. Burn pits are where chemicals, tires, plastics, medical gear and human waste are disposed of on military bases.Read More.

Team USA can still get better – James

The Manila Times 18 Jul 2024
ABU DHABI — LeBron James was pleased with the progress made by the USA in their 105-79 victory over Serbia in a friendly in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila), but insists there is "so much room to improve" in the hunt for Olympic gold.

How to Extract Gold From E-Waste Using Old Milk

Greek Reporter 17 Jul 2024
Burning the aerogel that had adsorbed and reduced gold from an e-waste solution produced this 0.5 g gold nugget with a purity of around 91%, corresponding to 21 to 22 carats.

How can one person help save the ocean? Compost

Newsday 17 Jul 2024
Yes, composting — creating that “black gold” of decomposed food scraps and yard waste — supports ocean health ... The food waste problem is bad enough that, for the first time, our country has a national strategy to combat the problem, issued last month.

Scientists find new way to extract gold from old electronics with cheese

Arab Times 15 Jul 2024
... satisfying in terms of sustainability.” Mezzenga believes the process is economically viable, estimating costs to be significantly lower than the value of gold extracted from electronic waste.

‘Our whole country is behind them’: Samoa’s weightlifters chasing Olympic glory

The Observer 15 Jul 2024
“I don’t go hang out like others around my age for good reasons that I want to care for myself physically and not let all the years of work go to waste.”. In 2022 he secured a gold medal at the ...

The environmental alchemist

Mail Guardian South Africa 12 Jul 2024
Mashifana first witnessed the environmental toll of industrial waste as a graduate metallurgist working in South Africa’s gold mining industry — an experience that ignited a passion that would define ...

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