African Mining Bulletin Article
– DUST PREVENTION AND SUPPRESSION SYSTEMS –
When it comes to complying with standard dust suppression practices, there is no cutting corners. Mines in South African have to up the ante by utilising methods that are cost effective, efficient and environmental friendly.
“It’s costly. It’s an extravagance. It’s cumbersome.” What other ‘convincing’ reasons do mines have to come up with to rationalize poor compliance or sheer noncompliance with standard dust suppression and management practices? If only they knew the real cost of their negligence. To get to the bottom of the matter, African Mining Brief has gathered expert perspectives from the leading suppliers of dust suppression systems to mines in South Africa and other African countries.