Freeport, Rio breaching environmental laws: Indonesian watchdog

INDONESIAN environmental watchdog, Wahli, in a new report has accused owners of the Grasberg mine in the province of Papua, US-based Freeport McMoran and Rio Tinto, of knowingly breaching environmental regulations and causing more extensive toxic contamination of local water supplies due to acid rock drainage than first thought.

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The 119-page report claims to have accessed internal Freeport and Rio Tinto environmental risk assessment documents as well as Indonesian Government reports not previously made available to the

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