Small scale mining in South Africa is regulated by the Mineral and Petroleum Resources and Development Act (MPRDA) 2002 The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) established the Directorate of Small-Scale Mining to develop and address the challenges faced by the small-scale mining sector in South Africa Sudan Laos Tanzania and Zimbabwe Disclaimer The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this Manual for Training Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Miners/Veiga M M et al /Vienna Austria GEF/UNDP/UNIDO mining equipment and to practice behaviors that reduce or eliminate the risk of

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This resulted in lower domestic prices for chromite which adversely affected small-scale chromite miners many of whom suspended mining operations The two major chromite ore producing companies in the country are Zimbabwe Alloys Ltd (Zim Alloys) and Zimbabwe Mining

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The Gravity-Borax Method GBM is still unknown to most Artisanal and small-scale gold miners (ASGMs) worldwide as most still use mercury to extract gold "Whole-ore amalgamation" is a technique that requires the use of 10–25 g of mercury to produce 1 g of gold Within the last eight years it has become evident that this technique is more widely used than earlier anticipated and artisanal

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WHAT IS THE STATUS OF SMALL-SCALE MINING IN SOUTH AFRICA? DISCUSSION DOCUMENT FOR THE MQA SSM COLLOQUIUM AUGUST 2010 By Dr Nellia Mutemeri Noel Sellick Dr Hudson Mtegha Date August 2010 MQA-CSMI Status of SSM in South Africa Report 26th August 2010 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The main objective of the study is to establish broadly the

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Mining operations in countries like Ghana the DRC Zimbabwe and Sudan attracts thousands of artisanal miners from all over Africa Some countries including South Africa have issued licenses in certain areas to encourage collaboration between mining companies and small-scale mines

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In artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) liquid mercury (Hg0) is applied to extract gold from ore Miners and community members in ASGM areas are constantly exposed to elemental mercury vapour and depending on the local situation to ingestion of methyl-mercury from local fish and/or rice Mercury is a toxic substance that causes negative health effects depending on the susceptibility

Mining operations in countries like Ghana the DRC Zimbabwe and Sudan attracts thousands of artisanal miners from all over Africa Some countries including South Africa have issued licenses in certain areas to encourage collaboration between mining companies and small-scale mines

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Generally the beginning and the end of most small scale mining attempts is the prospecting phase This is because most prospectors are not geologists and have not had the experience and education required to comprehend the nature and origin of mineral and metal deposits in the earth

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included the former Permanent Secretary of Mines and Mining Development Mr T Musukutwa officials from the Minerals Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe (MMCZ) large scale chrome producers and smelters that included Zimasco Zimalloys Oliken and Maranatha small-scale producers as well seven Chinese companies operating in Zimbabwe

The Gravity-Borax Method GBM is still unknown to most Artisanal and small-scale gold miners (ASGMs) worldwide as most still use mercury to extract gold "Whole-ore amalgamation" is a technique that requires the use of 10–25 g of mercury to produce 1 g of gold Within the last eight years it has become evident that this technique is more widely used than earlier anticipated and artisanal

Zimbabwe and Indonesia "artisanal"or "small-scale"mining policies Some countries have "artisanal mining"laws microfinance and equipment Conclusions/Lessons Learned Regulation approaches are mosteffective when governments actively support ASM communities and

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