bauxite mining in malaysia

  • Community & Public Health | Bauxite Mining in Malaysia

    Bauxite mining in Malaysia has brought many negative effects to the natural environment around the Malaysian mining sites as well as to the residents and locals around these areas. Bauxite has been a great economic resource and a quick path to wealth by selling lands to the collectors, but environmental services and public health are.

  • Residents in central Malaysia suffer side effects of ...

    Jan 09, 2016 · The process of mining and transporting bauxite, an aluminium-making ore, has left layers of red dust coating everything from trees to cars in certain .

  • Malaysia to end bauxite mining ban despite environment fears

    Feb 19, 2019 · Malaysia will next month lift a ban on bauxite mining that has been in place for three years, a minister said Tuesday, despite warnings the move may cause serious environmental damage. The mining of bauxite, the main ore used to smelt aluminium, took off in Malaysia to feed strong Chinese demand after