Peru says the country is ready to responsibly begin mining uranium

Dec 16, 2019

A representative from the Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mines said this weekend that the country is ready to start mining uranium in the southern Puno region. During a workshop on uranium mining targeted at public service personnel, Martha Vásquez, head of the Mining Management Division at the ministry, said that the country is well-equipped to responsibly exploit the radioactive mineral.

“The information shared during this workshop will allow us to analyze and assess the technical requirements for the development of the different phases required to mine uranium,” Vasquez said. “These phases are the […]

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