Environmental review is critical of Taseko mine proposal

|About: Taseko Mines Limited (TGB)|By:, SA News Editor

A new environmental study into Taseko Mines' (TGB) $1B New Prosperity mine proposal in British Columbia says it would pose significant adverse environmental effects.

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency report released yesterday said TGB had underestimated the volume of water that would leave a tailings storage facility and there was uncertainty over the miner’s contingency plan for water treatment.