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A discussion of Canadian mining by Natural Resources Canada, updated in 2017, does not mention either coltan or tantalum. A Rwandan official discussing prospective mines in his country said that Canada had 4% of global production in 2009; but in rock so hard that the ore is too expensive to extract. In 2009, Rwanda had 9% of the world's tantalum production.

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Coltan Earth Sciences Museum University of Waterloo

Back to Rocks and Minerals Articles Kathy Feick Coltan is short for columbite-tantalite, a dull metallic ore. When refined, coltan becomes a heat resistant powder, metallic tantalum, which has unique properties for storing electrical charge. Coltan occurs in granitic pegmatites, pockets where the deep seated molten rock crystallized last.

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What is Coltan? 5 Facts You Should Know INN

What is coltan? Here are five key facts about coltan you need to know, including where it’s mined, what it’s used for and why it’s important. You may not have heard of coltan before, but it

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“I believe there’s widespread support, not only in Canada, but globally, to regulate conflict minerals,” said Dewar. “That’s where citizens come in. Voices should make the difference.” Therein lies the irony of coltan mining—in an industry that relies on voices for survival, those same voices can

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Canada: A Tantalum Producer in the Making? INN

At present, Canada is virtually a non-issue with regards to tantalum production, but within the next few years that could change. If the claims and goals made by mining companies are realized

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Coltan company list in Canada

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Coltan: a new blood mineral CBC News

Coltan, also known as columbite-tantalite, is a dull black metallic mineral containing the elements niobium and tantalum. Tantalum, a heat-resistant material that can hold a strong electrical

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Momentum building to tackle coltan mining The Globe and Mail

Efforts to combat illicit mining of coltan are gaining traction, as politicians in Canada and other Western governments look to establish tough penalties against the practice.

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Canada at the forefront of a controversial mining boom in

2013-04-18· News Features. Canada at the forefront of a controversial mining boom in Africa. Hundreds of companies headquartered in Toronto and Vancouver have helped Canada quietly grow to become one of the

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Coltan mining and ethics explained

Coltan mining is no longer a major industry in North America. Neither the United States nor Mexico has any coltan mining operations at all, and Canada’s coltan mining industry has been on the decline for years. Many Canadian mining companies are turning to Africa and focusing their operations there.

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Coltan Mining In The Congo: We All Have Blood In Our Hands

2011-09-10· Coltan Mining In The Congo: We All Have Blood In Our Hands. I just recently heard about a really disturbing topic. And the most disturbing part about it is that we all have blood in our hands. Whether it’s a mobile phone or a PlayStationfor these gadgets to work, there is a brutal war going on in the Congo What do we need Coltan for?

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Home The Mining Association of Canada

WELCOME TO THE MINING ASSOCIATION OF CANADA Since 1935, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has been the national voice of the Canadian mining industry. Working alongside our members, MAC promotes the industry nationally and internationally, works with governments on policies affecting the sector and educates the public on the value mining brings to the

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Five things you need to know about coltan ICIJ

2012-03-04· Most Central African coltan is considered conflict mineral because mining areas are controlled by armed factions and organized crime. It’s the same in the South American jungles where Colombia, Venezuela and Brazil meet and where officials say they’ve found vast coltan reserves. 4. There is no simple way to keep conflict coltan out of the

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The Mining of Coltan: Chances are Your Smartphone Was

Outside of Africa other major providers are of Coltan include Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia and Venezuela. Everyone wants their smartphones, and multinational corporations need coltan

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Where is Coltan Mined? The Negative Effects of Coltan

When it comes to mineral mining, of course, the congo produces thse majority of the worlds minerals manufactured. Outside of the DRC, coltan mining takes place in Australia, Brazil, Canada, and China.

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Follow the Minerals: Why the US is Threatened by Venezuela

More importantly: what is driving illegal mining? Who is paying out for smuggled Venezuelan coltan ore, feeding the smelters, buying from refiners and stockpiling large quantities of tantalum? Where the coltan goes, nobody knows. Tablets and smart phones amount to only a part of the coltan market.

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Coltan, the Congo and your cell phone

2. From coltan to capacitors The more valuable metal in the coltan ore is Tantalum (Ta), with demand having grown at around 5 per cent per annum since 1990. There was a spike in prices during the last phase of the dot com boom, which drew attention to coltan mining in eastern DRC (see Figure 1). Figure 1 14Average year-end prices for Tantalite

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Du sang dans nos cellulaires ICI.Radio-Canada.ca

De 70 à 80 % du coltan de la planète provient de la République démocratique du Congo, en grande partie des provinces du Sud-Kivu et du Nord-Kivu. Le village de Numbi est entouré de collines

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Mining the Congo: Canadian mining companies in the DRC

2007-05-26· Foreign Affairs Canada refuses to comment on whether Canada has been contacted by the AFP or the Australian government for the Anvil investigation,” the Mirror reported. Le Monde Diplomatique reported that Canadian mining companies Barrick and Banro had been "funding military operations [in the DRC] in exchange for lucrative contracts." A

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