Disaster at BC gold and copper mine sent 24 million cubic metres of mine waste and sludge into nearby waterways.
$20 billion industry is struggling to regain the confidence of Western clothing companies.
Callous approach to worker safety in China that leads to frequent industrial disasters.
The earthquake that devastated the northeastern region of Japan on March 11 is also a harsh reminder to manufacturers of the risks they face in global markets.
An aerial view of oil sand mining in Alberta.Photo: WWF It’s been more than two months now that oil from BP’s blown out Deepwater Horizon rig has been gushing into the Gulf of Mexico. A man-made disaster of epic proportions,…