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Contamination by illegal mining leaves legal actions and pollution in its wake
Published on February 13, 2020
Pollution of rivers by cyanide, mercury and arsenic, as well as multimillion-dollar lawsuits for tax fraud and money laundering, are the effects left behind by illegal mining activity in the south of the country. According to the Internal Revenue Service (SRI) and the Economic Financial Analysis Unit (UAFE)—in charge of investigating possible cases of money […]