LatAm water scarcity, pollution to drive more stringent enviro rules

April 11, 2017

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New analysis by the research arm of the Fitch Group companies, BMI, forecasts water scarcity and contamination in Latin America to drive increasingly stringent environmental regulations in the region over the coming years.
While increasing the costs for miners and delaying certain projects, the focus on water usage in the mining industry will exert social pressure on firms to increase investment in reducing water usage and protecting community water sources.

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